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Johor Old Chinese Temple

Jalan Trus | Lot 653, Jalan Trus, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Jalan Trus, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
+60 7-277 7858
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The Oldest Temple In Johor Bahru

It is worth to know the history of this temple and how the Annual Chingay Parade started. This... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
LazyButHappy
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
I liked it!

Nice Chinese temple to visit. People were friendly and welcoming. Not a whole lot to see but... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
robert-not-home
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Boston, MA
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Jalan Trus | Lot 653, Jalan Trus, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Jalan Trus, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

It is worth to know the history of this temple and how the Annual Chingay Parade started. This temple gathered all the chinese clans together without fail each year.

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Nice Chinese temple to visit. People were friendly and welcoming. Not a whole lot to see but worth taking a look at what there is to see.

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Try to known the story or history between this 柔佛古廟 (Johor Old Chinese Temple) and five chinese dialect groups (teochew,hokkian.cantonese,hakka and hainan).

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

The temple is one of the oldest buildings in JB. The believers go to this temple to worship and to symbolize of the unity of Five Chinese Dialect Groups which are "Teochew", "Hoklo (Hokkien)", "Cantonese", "Hakka" and "Hainan".

1  Thank JtagTripAd
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Just an overview for your understanding of this Temple & also the Major Annual Parade: This Temple is a place of worship and a symbol of unity among Five Chinese Dialect Groups which are "Teochew", "Hokkien", "Cantonese", "Hakka" , "Hainan". The temple hosts 5 Deities...More

1  Thank Ernestine T
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

when i just arrive there, i told i would see a lot of oldest things about chinese culture, but actually there is he usuall temple that chinese people use to pray.

1  Thank Franciskadek F
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

A little overated, we visited only because it lay below a hawkers centre where we had eaten. Nothing much to appreciate other than the altar that lies within. Cheap tatty souvenirs were available of the Chinese deity's.

1  Thank g0rgf
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

This temple is 170 years old years with the brick and mortar structured rebuilt in the 1950s. It is still a functioning temple that has no guide and with info written on the wall on the temple located at the rear of the temple. You...More

3  Thank John Bentley R
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

it is basically the same thing, it was once torn down by the government, the power of people keeping the building standing, for don know how long it will last, at least we did cry, go take a photo when u r in JB

Thank IOMSiang
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Located along a busy street lined on both sides by old Chinese shop houses, it is also just across the waters from the Woodlands district in Singapore. Taoism is the dominant ethos here. On entry through an archway built into a white, plain solid looking...More

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sonia l
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Response from wittythejames | Reviewed this property |
What is DMK? Never hear such airport in Johore. Is it a private airport??
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