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Dhurmugi Year Mahotsava Festival 2016
The Dhurmugi Year Mahotsava Festival of the Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple will be start from Thursday, 12th May 2016 to 21st May 2016 at 19 Ceylon Road Singapore 429613.

Devotees are requested to participate and blessed.
For more details, please visit our official facebook at https://www.facebook.com/SriSenpagaVinayagarTemple

Articles in the Local Newspapers on the consecration ceremony of the 120-year old Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple held on 26 January 2015
We would like to share with you an article in the Straits Times on the consecration ceremony of the 120-year old Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple held on 26 January 2015. The auspicious event held once in every 12 years was witnessed by 10.000 devotees and well-wishers. This event was graced by former President Mr S R Nathan, Emeritus Senior Minister Mr Goh Chok Tong, Law and Foreign Minister Mr K Shanmugam, Manpower Minister Mr Chan Chuan-Jin and Marine Parade GRC MP Associate Professor Fatimah Lateef. .
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Maha Kumbabishegam 2015 - Article in the Astro Ulagam ?Malaysia
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The feet of his whose arms are five,
Whose face has the Elephant's majesty,
Whose single tusk rivals the crescent moon,
Who is the darling child of Nandhi
And who is wisdom pure and oveflowing.

- Thirumanthiram
The history of the Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple in Ceylon Road, Tanjong Katong, dates back to the 1850s. By the banks of a stream, was a Senpaga (Chempaka) tree. A stone statue of Vinayagar was found washed up on the sandy banks around this area... »

When I visited this Temple, I found a symbiosis of Oriental and occidental culture... »

Kuala Lumpur
The moment I stepped into the Temple, an electrifying feeling evolved through my system... »

Sri Lanka
I never expected nor dreamt a Temple as beautiful as the Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple can be built... »

Ceylon Tamils' 100 years here
The earliest migrant Ceylon Tamil is still quite illusive to all the members of the community; who is he, where did he come from and when did he come... all this is quite a blur and many dates are thrown about of several known figures in the past history... one of them Singapore Vythalingham (1871).However the Singapore Ceylon Tamils Association is very sure of its own history and can boast of being one of the oldest associations in Singapore.

The dates are well chronicled hence the members gathered together to make it a day to remember... 31st July 2010...the 100th birthday of Singapore Ceylon Tamils Association. It was noted that the Association was formed in 1909 and finally registered on 26th July 1910...»