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The heart of Jaffna Tamil community


The front and side view of the  Vivekananda Ashram, which was built to  commemorate Swami Vivekananda’s  visit to Malaya in 1893. A bronze statue  of the spiritual teacher stands in front of  the ashram.

The front and side view of the Vivekananda Ashram, which was built to commemorate Swami Vivekananda’s visit to Malaya in 1893. A bronze statue of the spiritual teacher stands in front of the ashram.

IN the course of researching for this series, I noticed that there is often little connection between the streets and the personalities they were named after.

For example, you cannot find anything about Loke Yew in Jalan Loke Yew, as his businesses, properties and even grave are located in other parts of Kuala Lumpur.

Central Region , Vivekananda , heritage , history , street

   

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