Jin Long Si Temple serves a large community of elderly Chinese and caters to their spiritual needs. Jin Long Si Temple is located on a hilltop at Lorong How Sun (off Bartley Road), is a unique "san-jiao" (three religion) village temple in Singapore, with its teachings derived from the books of Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism. On 20 January 2003, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) issued a compulsory land acquisition order to acquire the plot of land belonging to the temple as part of URA's redevelopment plan for a nearby Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) construction of the Circle Line Project. A legal suit was filed by three devotees to save the temple site from government acquisition, alleging that it was in violation of the Constitution. The case was dismissed by the High Court on 25 February 2008. The temple was relocate to a new site in Tai Seng Avenue. The Bodhi tree shares a symbiotic relationship with the temple as its roots are deeply intertwined with the building's foundation. In 2008, the temple is merged with the state land next to it, while the Bodhi tree is preserved as a heritage tree. Jing Long Si Temple is on Lorong How Sun; is on How San Close; is near Quemoy Road; is near Bartley Road; is near How Sun Road; is near Mount Vernon Road; is near Upper Paya Lebar Road; is near Jalan Usaha; Jing Long Si Temple is geographically located at latitude(1.3435 degrees) 1° 20' 36" North of the Equator and longitude (103.8809 degrees) 103° 52' 51" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.
The locations related to Jing Long Si Temple are represented by the shortest path a radio wave would travel and may not be nearest by road. For example, Jing Long Si Temple is located 80 metres from Outram Inst. Jing Long Si Temple is located 180 metres from Paya Lebar Chinese Methodist Church. Jing Long Si Temple is located 184 metres from Bethany Indian Presbyterian Church. Jing Long Si Temple is located 237 metres from Cc12 Bartley. Jing Long Si Temple is located 362 metres from Maris Stella High School.
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|Maris Stella High School is located 0.4 Kilometres away from Jing Long Si Temple. Maris Stella High School - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Times Centre is located 0.4 Kilometres away from Jing Long Si Temple. Times Centre - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
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Windsor Hotel 1.3km, Canossavilla Children Home 1.9km, Hua Shui Hotel 3.3km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Jing Long Si Temple.
Natural Cool Lifestyle Hub 1.1km, Serangoon Central Mall 1.1km, Upper Serangoon Shopping Centre 1.1km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Jing Long Si Temple.
Air Force Museum 2km, Malay Village 3.4km, Sungei Punggol 3.9km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Jing Long Si Temple.
Outram Inst 0.1km, Maris Stella High School 0.4km, Bartley Secondary School 0.4km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Jing Long Si Temple.
Butterfly Avenue Playground 1.1km, Surin Avenue Neigbourhood Park 1.4km, Aroozoo Avenue Playground 1.4km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Jing Long Si Temple.
Jing Long Si Temple
Jing Long Si Temple
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