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

Location: Jalan Merak, Kampung Aman, 80350 Johor Bahru, Johor

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!