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Which are the major sects of Buddhism in Singapore? Which are these sects' main temples in Singapore?

  • I'm not sure if we allow such open-ended questions... we're really better equipped to deal with questions that have a single "right" answer... – yuttadhammo Feb 24 '15 at 5:33
  • I have edited the question so that it gets closer to having a single right answer. There is still some ambiguity as my question uses the terms "major" and "main." I hope that extent of ambiguity is acceptable. – TMB Feb 24 '15 at 13:02
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You may want to try the following as I have been attended some events there too :

http://www.fpmtabc.org/ - More to Tibetan Buddhism
https://www.facebook.com/buddhistlifemission
http://www.buddhistfellowship.org/cms/ - More to Theravada
http://www.kmspks.org/

Hope this helps. =)

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According to Peter Harvey in An Introduction to Buddhism (second edition page 413)

43% of people in Singapore practice some form of Buddhism; mainly Chinese Mahayana but also some Thai Theravada or Japanese Soka Gakkai and more recently Tibetan Buddhism.

Hope that's of some interest.

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There are Wikipedia articles for about 30 of the Buddhist temples in Singapore.

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