The Thean Hou Temple is a landmark six-tiered Chinese temple in Kuala Lumpur. It is located on a 1.67 acres (6,760 m²) of land atop Robson Heights along Lorong Bellamy, overlooking Jalan Syed Putra (Federal Highway). It was completed in 1987 and officially opened in 1989
The oldest Hindu temple in Georgetown, Penang is the Sri Mariamman Temple, which was built in 1883. The Goddess Mariamman is a representation of the goddess Parvati, a powerful embodiment of the earth’s natural forces. The Tamil Indians of Southeast Asia - descendants of Indians brought over by the British during their days of empire - venerate Mariamman to this day, calling her their particular protector. In the temple, the Goddess is symbolized with four swans, one of her earthly incarnations.
The Snake Temple is located at Sungai Kluang near Bayan Lepas airport in the Penang Island. The snake temple is probably the only one of its kind in the world. Built in 1850, the snake temple, is also known as Temple of the Azure Cloud or Pure Cloud Temple.
The Kuan Yin Temple is in Central Georgetown on Jalan Masjid Kapitan Kling (Lebuh Pitt) in between Lorong Stewart and Lebuh Farquhar. The Kuan Yin Temple was built in the 1800s by early Chinese settlers of the Hokkien and Cantonese communities. The temple was originally named Kong Hock Keong temple (Cantonese-Hokkien Temple) and was once used not only for religious but also for social functions within the Chinese community. However, the temple lost some of its importance when the current Chinese