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双林寺

Hello!
Went to 双林寺 (Shuang Lin Monastery) like 11+ in the morning, came back and slept till like... 4? :D
I go there once a year, usually during new year to pray and all, but this year I "fan tai sui"!
Hmm how to say "fan tai sui"... Like offend the tai sui. Okay... Yea... So I gotta queue up to pray, which prolly won't be soon since its so crowded nowadays. Anw, the temple is the most beautiful one (to me) in Singapore. It almost looks like a palace and its so natural.

Love the floor tiles that has lotuses carved on it!

They planted lotuses in pots, which I found very amazing. And, I always loved lotus leaves for their waxy surface cos it makes dew look super pretty and serene

The lil amulet I got. It isn't very small actually, haha. Its a piece of paper amulet inside. FOR $10. I guess its okay since I go there only once a year.

*I didn't know what's inside, till I smelt it. Then a staff told me, "it isn't scent inside, its sutra."

The yellow one's my bro's! This is one of the more "manly" and simple design out of all the floral and pastel coloured ones, HAHA.



I feel so at peace after praying. Hahaha maybe its psychological and all, but I truly believe in you. I feel more peaceful, calm and have a clearer idea of what I really want. Thank You.

Praying #GMH

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