Cheng Hoon Teng Temple

Malaysia's oldest traditional Chinese temple

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Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Incorporate

Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Incorporate

On 28 September 1949, Parliament passed the Cheng Hoon Teng Temple Incorporation Ordinance 1949. This marked a historic milestone for the temple and the Chinese community. It meant that Cheng Hoon Teng Temple was now officially sanctioned by an Act of Parliament, guaranteeing the temple's future and its role as guardian of the community's spiritual and cultural heritage. The prime mover, Tun Sir Tan Cheng Lock, became one of the first trustees under the Act.The other trustees then were Poh Kim Tiong, Chan Teck Chye, Loh Kim Swi, and Chee Guan Chiang.


Besides Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple incorporated manages eight other temples. These are:-

Poh San Teng Yong Chuan Tian
Cheng Wah Keong Geok Ee Keong
Thian Teck Keong Leong San Teng
Wah Teck Keong Keok Kang Bio


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