Redefining reverence through architectural magnificence
For what it lacks in individuality, columbaria is changing the way we memorialise and honour the departed through architecture of unparalleled magnificence. Increasing constraints of land space and growing popularity of cremation serve as an inspiration for Nirvana to create and design columbaria as eternal homes of peerless grandeur and artistic splendour.
Whether at its numerous scenic memorial parks or groundbreaking integrated memorial centres in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, Nirvana has taken columbarium design to new heights. Drawing influences from both traditional and modern concepts to create spectacular memorials, Nirvana looks to not only revitalizing interest in reverence and commemoration of departed love ones, but to also promote culture and spirituality in urban communities as a whole.
By integrating five-star elements such as air-conditioning, cafes, resting lounges, memorial parlours, activity centres, beautiful interior design and comfortable furnishings in columbaria, Nirvana includes prioritizing visitor comfort on top of maintaining traditional values in paying respects to those gone before. Regardless of beliefs and spirituality, Nirvana’s columbaria provide for all needs and walks of life.
A STUNNING VISION OF BEAUTY AND WONDER
With a 6-star decoration, the Brahma Palace was built with intricate and beautiful designs With its 6-star design inspired by the Lingshan Brahma Palace in China, the Ming Palace is constructed with delicate and beautiful interiors that warmly welcome visitors. Its spectacular ceiling, intricatete sculptures, elegant murals and warm ambience createa truly remarkable atmosphere that both calms the heart of visitors as well as provide the departed with a serene place of eternal rest.
Every detail in the Chamber of Eternal Bliss is specially and carefully designed with the visitor’s absolute comfort in mind. Sumptuous furnishings adorn numerous comfortable resting lounges, providing a contemplative and quiet atmosphere for family and friends who visit during memorial occasions.
Equipped with air-conditioning and elevators with an access card security system, friends and family members are provided with comfort, convenience and privacy during visits.
A Harmonious Fusion of Traditional
The modern columbarium is designed along vibrant artistic lines set admidst an auspicious environment that promotes prosperity. The design conveys the essence of a timeless masterpiece. The rustic pavilions are complemented with minimalist murals, sculptures and paintings. The richly contoured architecture and clean interiors provide a fresh finesse to the overall design. It conjures up an impression of a paradise in line with contemporary ideals.
AN OPULENT DESIGN REMINISCENT OF ANCIENT TIMES
Ancient Chinese Architecture Columbarium
The multi-million ringgit Oriental Villa is a signature masterpiece of Nirvana Memorial Garden. Built to house the urns of the departed, its elegant and spacious interiors are designed to convey a sense of traditional ancient Chinese opulence. Most importantly, it provides a feeling of dignified peace that your loved ones truly deserve.
Utilising traditional Chinese architecture set amidst meandering waterways and gardens for its columbaria, this tranquil setting offers absolute serenity as a place of eternal rest. Each golden compartment comprises of a pair of elegantly designed doors which when opened, is illuminated by built-in lighting.
This distinguished columbarium spares no expense in terms of design, with materials sourced from the best. It is the outstanding result of true craftsmanship with an impeccable eye for details.
Spiritual Comfort Meets Contemporary Sensibilities
The artistic Christian Columbarium is a masterpiece of bereavement architecture that is unlike any other. While its unique style exudes a distinctive Christian character, the Christian Columbarium presents the best of both worlds: spiritual comfort and contemporary sensibilities.
The modern façade reinforces the idea through a masterful play of traditional Christian symbolism together with modern elements. Thus, something entirely new and refreshing is created without compromising its Christian identity.
The artistic Christian Columbarium is a masterpiece of bereavement architecture that is unlike any other. While its unique style exudes a distinctive Christian character, the Christian Columbarium presents the best of both worlds: spiritual comfort and contemporary sensiblities.
The modern façade reinforces the idea through a masterful play of traditional Christian symbolism together with modern elements. Thus, something entirely new and refreshing is created without compromising traditional Christian values.
Treasured memories remembered are hearts reunited again
Rhyme of Life
If there is one place where the passing of life does not mean the end – where memories live on in the heart forever – then this place is the Rhyme of Life. The Rhyme of Life evokes the fullness of life; beautiful, precious and enduring.
With its styling and décor centered around a library-like theme, it allows visitors to immerse themselves in an atmosphere of books; as if one is wandering in an ocean of knowledge. It is also a place where treasured memories and life stories of departed loved ones are preserved for all time, forever and unchanging.
The Rhyme of Life is reminiscent of the British Library and a visual spectacle at every turn. The luxuriant bibliothèque style – rich with artistry and elegance – creates an atmosphere of comfort and warmth.
Featuring 13 meticulous and visually inspiring designs, each columbarium niche is presented like a set of priceless classics – an enduring gift and memory connecting you and departed loved ones – to be inherited by each successive generation.
The design is created with a new concept and the only super double and super single columbarium in Southeast Asia with an outer, middle and inner court representing three generations; signifying emotional unity and family harmony.
A UNITY OF CONCEPTS
Internment in columbaria is not the only option for those who chose cremation. Zone D of Nirvana Memorial Park (Shah Alam) is the largest burial plot for cinenary urns in Malaysia for those who would like to have a traditional burial after cremation . The setting is peaceful and tranquil, and each internment comes with an individual space just like a traditional tomb for the convenience of visiting family members.
Serene images of the Three Sants of the Western Pure Land – the Amitabha Buddha and his bodhisattva attendants, Avalokitesvara (better known as the Goddess of Mercy, Guan Yin Pu Sa) and Mahasthamaprapta (Da Shi Zhi Pu Sa, over the memorial garden, invoking the compassion of the three great sages and beauty of the pure land as they deliver all beings to the shores of enlightenment and liberation.