Friday, October 19, 2012

Sri Nagara Thendayuthapani (Sree Raja Rajeswary) Temple, Klang

Sri Nagara Thendayuthapani Temple,
No 2 Jalan Bukit Jawa,
 41000 Klang, Selangor

The  Sri Nagara Thendayuthapani temple is over 150 years old and it is managed by the Nagarathar or Nattukottai Chettiar community.The main deity or Murthi is  Sree Raja Rajeswary along with Ganesha and Murugan. Apart from these three Deities, a Durgai Amman shrine is also installed within the temple complex.Being one of the oldest and richest temples in Klang this iconic temple is well regarded as an important cultural and religious hub for the Hindus of Klang. This popular landmark has become an important destination for the faithful besides playing host for a wide range of cultural and religious functions.thus demonstrating its strong role in preserving the culture and heritage of Hindus in general.

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