Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Railway Sri Maha Mariamman Temple, Jalan Hospital, Kluang

Sri Maha Mariamman Temple or also known as Jalan Hospital temple is one of the oldest temples in Kluang. Located at Jalan Hospital, you can easily find the temple on the way to Old Kluang General Hospital and Kem Mahkotha. It is about 100 years old and started as a small shrine by workers of railway department. Later on, devotees of the shrine constructed a temple for the Amman and proper poojas were carried on. Many devotees and the temple priest claimed to have seen a small beautiful girl(Maha Mariamman) aged between 8 to 10 years old wandering around the temple in golden or red coloured Paavadai Thavani in the night after the temple is closed.

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