Sri Kandaswamy Kovil

During the 1800s large groups of Tamil Hindus moved from Sri Lanka to Malaysia to help construct railway lines. Many ended up settled in the area that is now known as Continue Reading →

Temple of Heaven: The Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests

If you ever go to Beijing, one of the places you’ll want to visit is the Temple of Heaven. It’s a 15-minute drive south of the Forbidden City and close to several Continue Reading →

Maha Vihara Buddhist Temple

When we lived in Kuala Lumpur, I really enjoyed walking around the neighborhood and taking in the sites. We lived by Little India, which was filled with all sorts of Continue Reading →

The Standing Buddha and Wat Indharavihan

One of the must-see items when visiting Bangkok is the gigantic, 32-meter (105 feet) tall Standing Buddha. While it is unknown exactly when this site was first used as a Continue Reading →