Sri Krishna Temple

  • This temple was at Jalan Berhala for 15 years before moving to the current location to make way for the monorail.
  • Krishna is one of the avatars of Lord Vishnu
  • Thulasi plants are usually grown at Krishna temples because Krishna loves thulasi.
  • Devotees chant this mantra: “Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna, Krishna, Hare, Hare”
  • It is believed to be bad luck to build structures on a T-junction. Therefore, Lord Ganesan is placed outside the temple for protection.
  • How to identify Krishna? Likes to play the flute Often depicted as a small child Youthful & playful in nature Blue in color Loves yoghurt, ghee, milk and laddu
  • Best times to visit:4th-10th September Sri Krishna Jeyanthi Celebration of Sri Krishna’s Birthday16th December – 14th January Month of Margali 30 days of prayer for single woman to find a life partner
  • Jalan Scott, Brickfields Opening hours: 7 am – 11 am, 7 pm – 10 pm Tel: 03-2273 1686
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