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Sri Meenachi Amman Temple



Postal Address:
Seberang Perai Selatan,
Pulau Pinang,
Malaysia .



This temple is 100 years old and the first Sri Meenachi Amman Temple in Malaysia. The workers from India who came to work in Malaysia built this temple. It was a hut in the beginning then changed into wood based.Headed by Mr. Aiyavu PJK, the first Kumbabishegam was held. This temple own around 7 hectors of burial place. In 1981, under the management of Mr. V. T. Bani two fire walking festival was conducted.

In 1983, Perunilakilar Mr.N.T.S. Arumugam Pillai laid the stone for the new temple. Between 1983 to 1997 the temple renovation was conducted and was completed in April 1997.After 14 years, SivaSri Thangpaddar, the Chairman of Sri Meenachi Amman Temple in Tamil Nadhu, India, as festival was held.