Memories of Singapore

Photos and Images submitted to the Memories of Singapore website

Thaipussam121 viewsA general crowd scene.
Vesak129 viewsInside a Buddhist temple during Vesak day. This was similar to our own Harvest Festival. We were invited by our Chinese Amah and allowed in by the Monks to watch.
Vesak129 viewsInside the temple. Note the "money" tree, where notes were placed as gifts for the monks.
Vesak134 viewsThe altar. If I remember correctly those bottles of holy water were actually F&N (Fraser and Neave) pop bottles! (I think F&N was an Australian company)
Vesak128 viewsInside the temple. Worshippers purchased gold leaf and stuck it on to this statue. Our Chinese Amah is in the foreground.
Wyang theatre173 viewsA Wyang theatre that sprang up in Orchard Road.
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