Services available at Sri Thendayuthapani Temple

The following services are available in Sri Thendayuthapani Temple for devotees to perform cetain religious custom. Apart from religious services, the temple also provides training on religious songs, physical education services and Anna Thanam

Fee is applicable for some services and some are free of cost. Please click on the below for details. For additional information please contact the temple office at 6737 9393. 

Anna Thaanam

Chettiars' Temple Society provides Anna Thaanam (free food) on ocassions such as Karthigai, Navarathiri, Guru Poojai and Thaipusam. Provision of Anna Thanam timing might vary from morning, noon, evening and night that depends on function and festival timing. Annam means food and Thaanam means donate in Tamil Language. 

Distribution of free food is available to people of all ages and races. Devotees who avail the free food and consume with in the temple, consider themselves as blessed by god.

Chettiars' Temple Society is providing this service to devotees for many decades. Those who wish to offer Anna Thaanam are requested to contact temple office for more details. 



Anna Prasannam

A ritual that is being followed by number of devotees in Singapore, Sri Thendayuthapani Temple performs this custom of feeding young children called  Anna Prasannam. Annam means food in Tamil. 

A fee is applicable for this service and is payable by Cash or NETS. NETS mode of payment is applicable only when the payment is above SGD 20.


Ear Piercing 

Devotees who would like to do ear piercing for their young children are allowed to do this custom in Sri Thendayuthapani Temple. Devotees need to bring thier own Gold Smith at their cost. 

A fee is applicable for this service and is payable by Cash or NETS. NETS mode of payment is applicable only when the payment is above SGD 20.


Head Shaving

Head shaving (Tonsuring) is being done every Sunday between 8.00 AM to 11.30 AM, within the premises of Sri Thendayuthapani Temple. Devotees can use the in-house toilet and bathing facility. 

Hot water is provided (Subjected to availability and only for children). 

Devotees who wish to fulfill their vows are requested to visit the temple on Sunday morning within the above stipulated timings. 

A fee is applicable for this service and is payable by Cash or NETS. NETS mode of payment is applicable only when the payment is above SGD 20. 



Sanctum Marriage

Devotees who would like to conduct a Sanctum Marriage can use the service available in Sri Thendayuthapani Temple. The following rules apply.

  • Bride and Bridegroom should be either Singapore Citizen or Permenant Resident.
  • They should have completed the formalities and obtained the Marriage Certificate(ROM) from Registry of Marriages, Singapore.
  • They should personally visit the temple office and book a date for conducting the Sanctum Marriage.
  • A copy of ROM certificate and IC copies of bride and bridegroom to be give to temple office at the time of booking for marriage service.
  • On the day of Sanctum Marriage, they should bring Thali (Nupital), Flower Garlands and give it to the Chief Priest.
  • After blessing, the Chief Priest will hand over the Thali (Nupital) to the bridegroom and afterwhich the bridegroom can tie the Thali (Nupital) on bride. 

A fee is applicable for this service and is payable by Cash or NETS. NETS mode of payment is applicable only when the payment is above SGD 20.


Thevaram

Knowing the value and the importance of Thevaram, Sri Thendayuthapani temple is teaching this great Hindu literary work. The classes are held within the premises of the temple on Saturday and Sunday evenings. Anyone interested in learning are requested to approach the temple Odhuvar (Thevaram Teacher ). This service is free of cost to all devotees. 

To know the Singificance of Thevaram Click here for Tamil and English



Walk A Jog - Monthly


Sri Thendayuthapani temple conducts a "Walk  A Jog" on the first Sunday of every month. Participation is free of charge.  Highlights of the program as follows. 

  • Warm up exercise
  • Big Walk for around 4.00 kms
  • Exercise
  • Breakfast (subjected to availability)
  • Subjected to weather and other condtions

Walk A Jog - Annual

Sri Thendayuthapani temple conducts a "Walk  A Jog" every year. A token participation fee will be charged per person and an advance registration is needed. Highlights of the program as follows. 

  • Warm up exercise
  • Big Walk for around 4.00 kms
  • Breakfast 
  • Goodie bag
  • Lucky Draw










Yoga - Weekly

Knowing the value and the importance of Yoga, Sri Thendayuthapani temple, with the help of volunteers, is teaching this great Indian art that helps to achieve good health. Highlights of the program and requirement list is as follows.

  • Every Wednesday evening
  • Time 7.00 to 8.30 PM
  • Venue - Sri Thendayuthapani Temple (Ground floor of Marriage Hall)
  • Age - Minimum of 12 years old and above 


  • Fees - Nil (Free of cost service)
  • Eligibility - All races
  • Course Duration 12 weeks (approximately)
  • Participants have to bring thier own Yoga Matt. No sale of Yoga Matt from temple.

Registration Process - Following is the process to register. Take note Temple Office does not do the registration process for Yoga.

  • On Wednesday evening between 7.00 to 8.30 PM visit Sri Thendayuthapani Temple Marriage Hall and approach one of the Coordinator to get to know the next available course schedule.