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Sri Maha Mariamman Kulathammal Temple

Postal Address:
Jalan Bukit Tambun,
Pulau Pinang,

This Sri Maha Mariamman Kulathammal Temple was built 200 years ago. This temple was located in middle of pineapple estate as hut based temple. Mr. Subramaniam who lived in this estate conducted poojas every day.When he passed away, Mr. Mani was took over this temple. The owner of this estate were Chinese, they helped a few festivals in this temple. Later, with public support a fire walking festival was held with the chariot was use for this religious procession.

A small pond was located a few feetís behind of this temple. The chariot is used to move around the pond.On one of this fire walking festival the pond moved near the chariot. Suddenly the heavily rain made the people run looking for shelter living the chariot alone.