Mahashivratri is one of the most powerful prayers performed by Hindu devotees thronging Lord Shiva’s pilgrimage to pay their respects and be part of this propitious festival that falls today (11th March 2021).
Just in the nick of time, Malaysians are allowed to pay a visit to worship places while fully adhering to the restrictions and SOPs placed. Here, we present to you top Shivan temples listed from all over Malaysia for devotees to witness the auspicious prayers being held grandly in exuberance!
1Arulmigu Kailayanaathar Sivan Temple, Kuala Lumpur
Location: Jalan Lapangan Terbang Lama, Pengkalan Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia, 57100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
2Brickfields Shivan Temple, Kuala Lumpur
Location: 199, Jalan Sultan Abdul Samad, Brickfields, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
3Kuil Sri Aathipuriswarar, Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur
Location: Lot 33, Jalan Ang Seng, Brickfieds, Wilayah Persekutuan, 50470 Kuala Lumpur
4Arulmigu Sri Ramalingeswarar Temple, Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
Location: 8, Jalan Tandok, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
5Maha Sivan Alayam, Bukit Gasing, Petaling Jaya
Location: 18, Jalan 5/6G, Bukit Gasing, 46000 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
6Athi Eeswaran Temple Sentul Timur, Sentul
Location: Jalan Tanah Lapang, Sentul Selatan, 51000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
7Sivan Temple, Ipoh, Perak
Location: 18, Jalan Sungai Pari, 30100 Ipoh, Perak
8Kundalini Shiva Cave Temple, Ipoh, Perak
Location: Jalan Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, 31350 Ipoh, Perak
9Sanatan Dharam Sabha Shiv Temple, Taiping, Perak
Location: 1, Jalan Medan Taiping 9, Medan Taiping, 34000 Taiping, Perak
10Nagarathar Sivan Temple, Penang
Location: 110, Jalan Dato Keramat, 10450 George Town, Pulau Pinang
11Arulmigu Subramaniyar Siva Temple, Kelantan
Location: Jalan Hamzah, Seksyen 19, 15050 Kota Bharu, Kelantan
12Karak Shivan Temple, Pahang
Location: Jalan Lama Bentong – Karak, Kampung Sungai Dua, 28600 Karak, Pahang
13Panching Sivan Temple (Charas Cave) – Kuantan, Pahang
Location: Jalan Gua Charas, 26090 Kuantan, Pahang
14Sri Arunachaleswarar Sivan Temple, Seremban
Location: Depot, 200, Jalan Rasah, Bukit Rasah, 70300 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan
15Kuil Sri Kailasanathar Sivan, Melaka
Location: Jalan Gajah Berang, Kampung Chetti, 75200 Melaka
16Kuil Sri Sivan Larkin Jaya, Johor Bahru
Prayers usually starts at 9pm lasting up to the following day throughout midnight. Those who are fasting, make sure have a good rest if you’re intending to stay awake the whole night.
Chanting and reminiscing through the supreme Lord Shiva’s mantra could shower one with immense amount of blessings. Click HERE for the full read on the specific mantras based on your respective prayers.
For live updates from Isha Foundation based in India on the Mahashivratri celebration with Sadhguru, do click HERE for full updates!