Christmas Letters and Cards
Christmas Card 2005
Best Wishes for Christmas and the New Year
Sri Mariamman Temple, Chinatown, Singapore
This picture, which appears on my Christmas card for 2005, was taken with
a digital camera in May of the same year at the side of the Mariamman
Hindu Temple, which is located in the middle of the Chinatown in
Singapore is a small country with a diverse population. The bulk of the
population are ethnic Chinese (76%), followed by Malays (14%) and Indians
(8%). These groups live together in harmony and it is therefore quite
appropriate that the city's oldest Hindu temple is situated in the middle
The Christmas Letter that accompanies the card
explains the events of 2005.
Copyright 2005, Alan Hodgkinson. All rights reserved.