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Guan Di Temple Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

Jalan Tun H.S. Lee No.168, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 2735
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Serene Chinese Taoist Temple in the heart of Chinatown

Built around 1888, Guan Di Taoist Temple is an amazing Chinese temple dedicated to Guan Di - God of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
Pretty nice temple

It is located basically right next to the Hindu temple(Sri Maha Mariamman Temple). Has a good... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Norbi S
Beijing, China
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Inhale the coiled incense and relish a peaceful moment in this Chinese temple dating from 1888.
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  • Average30%
  • Poor1%
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Jalan Tun H.S. Lee No.168, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 2735
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Built around 1888, Guan Di Taoist Temple is an amazing Chinese temple dedicated to Guan Di - God of War. It's a unique temple which I have visited. We keep the shoes on in this temple. The ritual if burning Joss sticks was a good...More

Thank coolabhi08
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It is located basically right next to the Hindu temple(Sri Maha Mariamman Temple). Has a good atmosphere and it is definitely worth a visit once in the area of Chinatown/Sentral Market.

Thank Norbi S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Guan Di Temple is dedicated to the God of War. Other deities here include GuanYin, Goddess of Mercy; Choy Sun, God of Prosperity; and Wen Chong, God of Learning. Built in 1888 it is very busy with people making offerings and wishes.

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This place is beautiful. It may be off the beaten path but, it's worth visiting. Very serene and it's even beautiful when it rains.

Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Just accros the street from the Indian temple is a Chinese one with the same kind of relaxed atmosphere (keep the shoes on). This is more business oriented as it was the Chinese New Year mandarins in bright red boxes were sold at the courtyard...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

When you are in Kuala Lumpur Chinatown for food & shopping do not forget to drop by the Guan Di Temple. Located in Jalan Tun HS Lee and in front of the Sri Maha Mariamman Temple one cannot miss the red Taoist Temple that was...More

Thank ABossMTan
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Literally around the corner from the main thoroughfare of Chinatown, Petaling Street, is the Guan Di temple - incidentally also a stone's throw from the Mariamman Hindu Temple. You'll find a constant stream of devotees throughout the day, seeking blessings from Guan Di, the Taoist...More

Thank zamar84
Reviewed 24 January 2017

An active Taoist temple where one is able to observe the rituals of its devotees. Very ornate in a distinct Chinese style, with many of the decorations having spiritual significance for this particular temple.

Thank FyingKiwi
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Was here on a Sunday, somewhere at about 2:45PM. You will see Asian visitors from all around the world offer their prayers here. Main altar is the Guan Gong where many pray to him for blessings, protection and good luck (i prayed for career luck...More

Thank AviationFO_Knight
Reviewed 27 November 2016

So peaceful in such a busy area. The joss stick smells are wonderful too. Everyone who works there will answer your question with pride. Really is a wonderful place to explore even though it's small there are so many beautiful colours too see and carvings...More

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