Mandai Crematorium is one of the final resting places or you may say it is the eternal resting place for the loved ones of many Singaporeans. This crematorium has been created keeping in mind the limited space available. Mandai have plans to immensely grow by the year 2019, such that increasing demands of Singaporeans can be met by using the best available technology.
This garden is one of these non-governmental crematorium and columbarium in Singapore which is approached by people because of its efficient structure and services. This is a splendid private memorial park in Semenyih, Malaysia, wherein the largest dragon statue in Malaysia is positioned. It is 1,000 feet long and its interior has boxes for placing the dead’s ashes. This place is fully air conditioned from inside, such that ashes of dead can be properly preserved and can be taken away by their loved ones. Structure of the crematorium
The current structure of Mandai Crematorium and Columbarium has four viewing halls, four service halls, four waiting halls and one cremation hall with 10 cremators. The designing have been done keeping in mind the demand of people based in Singapore. The Crematorium has successfully added two more cremators this year, and all of it has been set up using the best and most modern technology. Further to this, National Environment Agency (NEA) also plans to build a crematorium which shall have the capacity of holding at least double of the capacity which prevails now.
Notable persons interred at Mandai Crematorium and Columbarium
In Mandai Crematorium and Columbarium Singapore many famous personalities are resting after their death, names of some of them have been mentioned below;
- Ong Teng Cheon the 5th President of Singapore, died in year 2002 is resting there.
- Wee Kim Wee 4th president of Singapore died in 2005
- S Rajaratnam 3rd Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore died in 2006
- Lee Kuan Yew 1st Prime Minister of Singapore died in 2015
It is evident, that this place is treated as one of the best memorial places known for offering the best services to the family and relatives of deceased.
Other Crematoriums in Singapore
Besides Mandai Crematorium and Columbarium there are many other non-governmental crematorium and columbarium are in Singapore like:
- Choa Chu Kang Columbarium
- Tse Toh Aum Temple
- Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery
Nirvana Memorial Garden Singapore oozes fresh and modern culture, which is in total variance with previous understandings of columbaria. The calm and peaceful environment that Nirvana gives is because of the effort which has been put by the people connected or working for the place. The management has ensured to give the departed souls and their family members complete peace of mind. The garden recognises and respects central value of Chinese culture. Moreover, it has worked to improve the quality of Chinese deprivation culture by maintaining tradition and giving honour, respect to the ancestors.
The presence of memorial park has in true terms intensified positive family connection and also maintained Chinese tradition, just like the way it has been in the prevalent years.