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    Default Hindu Fire-Walking THIS weekend 4 November

    The Hindu Endowment Board has more information on this event

    Their flyer is found here

    http://www.heb.gov.sg/images/stories...2%20latest.pdf

    04.11.12(Sun morning)
    2.00am Chakravarthi Kottai
    7.50am Padukalam

    KAAPPU - 04-11-12

    Male Devotees:
    11.00am to 3.00pm (Sri Mariamman Temple)
    3.30pm to 6.30pm (Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple)

    KARAGAM PROCESSION FROM SRI SRINIVASA PERUMAL TEMPLE
    AT 6.00PM ON 04.11.2012

    The Karagam Procession will begin from Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple, Serangoon Road. Devotees following the
    Karagam and walking on fire must be clad in yellow or saffron coloured outfit.Female devotees are not allowed to follow
    the Karagam Procession

    04.11.12 (Sun) 6.30pm
    Theemithi (Firewalking)

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    and other rituals and activities through the weekend

    Saturday 03.11.2012 (6.00pm onwards)
    1. Telok Blangah Heights (BLK 62)
    2. Sri Ruthra Kaliamman Temple (Depot Road)
    3. Hoy Fatt Road (BLK 28 Driveway)
    4. Henderson Road (BLK 95 & 96)

    Monday 05.11.2012 (6.00pm onwards)

    The Chariot Procession of Sri Drowpathai Amman will stop at the following places:
    1. Sri Layan Sithi Vinayagar Temple (Keong Siak Road)
    2. Sri Krishnan Temple (Waterloo Street)
    3. Little India Arcade (Serangoon Road)
    4. Sri Veerama Kaliamman Temple (Serangoon Road)
    5. Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple (Serangoon Road)
    6. Sri Vadapathira Kaliamman Temple (Serangoon Temple)


    CULTURAL PERFORMANCES
    Thu 01.11.12 8.00pm - 12.00mn Sri Mariamman Temple
    Fri 02.11.12 8.00pm - 12.00mn Sri Mariamman Temple
    Sat 03.11.12 8.00pm - 12.00mn Sri Mariamman Temple
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    Default Re: Hindu Fire-Walking THIS weekend 4 November

    ok enjoy yourselves this weekend, take LOTS of photos BUT please be respectful and keep out of the way of devotees who are performing their spiritual rites
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    Hi Bro,
    I saw many nice pictures of the devotees piercing. May I know where is the best place to take those shots?
    The pdf contains a lot of Indian terms, so not easy to understand when and where will that happen.
    Any advice would be helpful.
    Thank you in advance

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    Default Re: Hindu Fire-Walking THIS weekend 4 November

    i am going to the 2am event tonight in Little India (the Sri Srinivasa Hindu Temple on Serangoon Rd in Little India AFTER Kitchner Rd junction)

    anyone else going ?
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    Whats the route they walk ? cheers....
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    Fire walking festival will take place at SRI SRINIVASA PERUMAL TEMPLE at Little India or Sri Mariamman Temple at China Town?
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    Default Re: Hindu Fire-Walking THIS weekend 4 November

    Quote Originally Posted by supercool View Post
    Fire walking festival will take place at SRI SRINIVASA PERUMAL TEMPLE at Little India or Sri Mariamman Temple at China Town?
    Sri Mariamman Temple in Chinatown
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    Quote Originally Posted by ed9119 View Post
    i am going to the 2am event tonight in Little India (the Sri Srinivasa Hindu Temple on Serangoon Rd in Little India AFTER Kitchner Rd junction)

    anyone else going ?
    Hi Boss,
    I am going the Chinatown side around 8pm later tonight. maybe we can sms each other see got chance to learn from you at 2am at Sri Srinivasa?
    i will pm you my mobile.
    may i know what event is at 2am? i thought the end is the firewalking at Sri Mariamman?
    btw...if we eat meat...can enter? i know usually Indian Temple don't allow. also i know we need to take off our shoes before enter.
    cheers

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    Also, are there any things we should consider? Especially our attires..

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