About Singapore Taoist Federation
Taoist Federation was founded on 1990, Formed by our local priest and devotee, to the sole organisation for our Taoist follower in Singapore. It was applied on June 1989 to the ROS and was approved on Feb 1990. On 11 Mar the same year, a meeting was scheduled to official announce the establishment of the Taoist Federation (Singapore) followed by the appointment ceremony. Master Tan Kok Hean was appointed as the chairman and the committee members were appointed from the representative of the various temples.
Since 2002, Mr. Tan Thiam Lye BBM, had taken over as the chairman. With the massive support from devotees and the public both locally, overseas and the hard work of our committee members. While promoting Taoism internationally through exchanges program, we also work closely with various organisations including government agencies to serve the community and benefitting all mankind.
In the same year, our magazine titled, “《狮城道教》, (Taoism in Singapore journal)” was published to create a channel for public to understand and deepen their knowledge towards Taoism and to create a young foundation for Taoist culture. We believed it will be blossom like a flower and create fruitful results.