Young Explorers Tour: Indians in Singapore - Past & Present

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The Indian Heritage Centre's permanent exhibition features five themes arranged chronologically to span 1st century CE to the 21st century. They tell the story of SIngapore's Indian communities within the larger context of Southeast Asia. This exhibition presents, through artefact and interactive di...

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  1. Introduction to IHC

    00:10 | Indian Heritage Centre

  2. Early Contact: Interactions Between South and Southeast Asia (Introduction)

    00:30 | Gallery 1 | Level 4

  3. Heads of Buddha (Gallery Highlight)

    00:37 | Early Contact: Interactions Between South and Southeast Asia

  4. Agastya (Gallery Highlight)

    00:18 | Early Contact: Interactions Between South and Southeast Asia

  5. Roots and Routes: Origins and Migration (Introduction)

    00:25 | Gallery 2 | Level 4

  6. A Chettinad Doorway (Gallery Highlight)

    00:21 | Roots and Routes: Origins and Migration

  7. Kasumalai or Necklace with Coins (Gallery Highlight)

    00:33 | Roots and Routes: Origins and Migration

  8. The Manecksha Family (Gallery Highlight)

    00:18 | Roots and Routes: Origins and Migration

  9. Kavadi (Gallery Highlight)

    00:32 | Roots and Routes: Origins and Migration

  10. Pioneers: Early Indians in Singapore and Malaya (Introduction)

    00:15 | Gallery 3 | Level 3

  11. Bengal troops on the line of march in India (Gallery Highlight)

    00:52 | Pioneers: Early Indians in Singapore and Malaya

  12. Photograph of the Singapore Police Contingent (Gallery Highlight)

    00:26 | Pioneers: Early Indians in Singapore and Malaya

  13. Photograph of an Indian milk seller (Gallery Highlight)

    00:29 | Pioneers: Early Indians in Singapore and Malaya

  14. Goldsmith Tools (Gallery Highlight)

    000:19 | Pioneers: Early Indians in Singapore and Malaya

  15. Social and Political Awakening of Indians in Singapore and Malaya (Introduction)

    00:45 | Gallery 4 | Level 3

  16. Poster of Mahatma Gandhi, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose (Gallery Highlight)

    00:39 | Social and Political Awakening of Indians in Singapore and Malay

  17. Tamil Murasu (Gallery Highlight)

    00:30 | Social and Political Awakening of Indians in Singapore and Malay

  18. Making of The Nation: Contributions of Indians in Singapore (Introduction)

    00:11 | Gallery 5 | Level 3

  19. Plaque presented by Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations to Shirin Fozdar (Gallery Highlight)

    3:00 | Making of The Nation: Contributions of Indians in Singapore

  20. A Singapore Fire Brigade Helmet (Gallery Highlight)

    1:50 | Making of The Nation: Contributions of Indians in Singapore

  21. Rolex watch belonging to SR Nathan the Sixth President of Singapore (Gallery Highlight)

    2:30 | Making of The Nation: Contributions of Indians in Singapore

  22. Shoes worn by K Jayamani at the 1977 Southeast Asian Games 800m race with the date of the event written in ink (Gallery Highlight)

    2:20 | Making of The Nation: Contributions of Indians in Singapore

  23. Farewell

    00:07 | Indian Heritage Centre

Featured artworks

Early Contact: Interactions Between South and Southeast Asia

Heads of Buddha

Agastya

Roots and Routes: Origins and Migration

Credits

Indian Heritage Centre