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Sockalingum Meenatchee Ammen Kovil

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Sockalingum Meenatchee Ammen Kovil
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Among the many immigrants that came to the island of Mauritius were the Tamil Hindus of India. They brought with them a piece of home in the forms of their cuisine, language and religious beliefs. The Sockalingum Meenatchee Amman Kovil is a Tamil temple that stands as a testament to their deep rooted faith. The ornate interiors, bold colors and intricately carved statues add to the intrigue of this wonderful landmark. So the next time you are in the city, make sure to pay a visit to this holy sight.

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