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Sri Pogyatha Vinoyagar Moorthi Temple

Jalan Tukang Emas, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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The Hindu deity Vinoyagar, recognizable by the elephant head, is also known as Ganesg. This temple’s colorful exterior is at odds with its gloomy interior.
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  • Average28%
  • Poor2%
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Jalan Tukang Emas, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very nice temple in the heart of Melaka and well worth a quick visit if you are in the town as it is just a short walk away from Red Square. Melaka is a gem with so many quaint little temples and mosques as well...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I like the place for one reason..They maintain the originality of great old times..A must go place in Melaka

Thank oldskulman
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Very vibrant energy at the temple. Simple and authentic holy place. Not so complex and confusing to perform prayers. Visit and get blessed.

Thank dkr28
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Lovely old temple, priests are very friendly and welcoming. A very special place to visit for some quiet contemplation and prayer.

Thank jlei60
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Historical & beautiful art work Temple. The inside fiction of temple different from others. We cannot find This type of temple in other place in Malaysia. This is One and Only model. We can feel the peace while pray or relaxing inside. Try and feel...More

Thank parames1505
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This is one of the oldest lndian temple in Malacca. The architecture is interesting and unique. Right in the heart of old historic part of Malacca town in the Jonker Street area.

Thank JamesKMTan
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Sri Pogyatha Vinoyagar Moorthi Temple is the oldest still-working Hindu temple in Malaysia. It has several artifacts of historic interest besides the building itself, including 3 centuries-old wooden rathams (chariots). The shrines within the temple are also interesting to see. However, the temple itself isn't...More

Thank ZacharyMarret
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This Hindu temple is a very old one. It has some very good, historical statues to worship. The temple itself is built in the olden hindu cultural way. The priests are quite friendly. This is my second visit to this temple. Quite memorable one !!

Thank perur2000
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Spiritual peace; great experience from one of the most classical hindu temples of Melaka; short but worth visiting.

Thank JLHM00
Reviewed 3 May 2016

It is the oldest Hindu temple in Malaysia. It is a must to visit, apart from coming in here to pray. The temple structures are very classic and antique. To be considered as a heritage site Walk around inside the temple to look around. There...More

Thank Long M
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