Hsing Tian Kong is a very popular temple on the corner of a busy intersection. It’s a very majestic looking and the scene is a bit surreal when you enter it.
there is something different about the temples in Asia. This temple is dedicated to the Guan Yu.
You can try keeps evil spirits away free here.
volunteers people dressed in blue clothes will do for free to worshipers.
Some can speak English.
This temple is situated on a street corner near the center of the city. Sculptures of dragons feature prominently in this temple’s design. It covers over 7,000 square meters.
From 1956 to 1967, Master Hsuan Kung used vast amounts of his own funds to build the main Hsing Tian Kong in downtown Taipei, and two branch temples, one in Sanxia, New Taipei City, and the other in Beitou, Taipei City. His vision and unstinting efforts created the majestic grandeur of Hsing Tian Kong today.
The main Hsing Tian Kong, also known as En Chu Kong Temple, is located in downtown Taipei City. On average it is visited by several tens of thousands of believers every day.
Address:No. 109, Section 2, Minquan E Rd, Zhongshan District, Taipei City, 104