The taoist temple, wong tai sin at chuk yuen village in kowloon is hong kong's busiest and probably best known temple with over 10000 visitors each day the temple god the sik sik yuen is dedicated to medical, education and elderly services and operates clinics and schools as well as providing social services. Opening ceremony of wong tai sin youth programmes cum workshop of “ social innovation”, 11 august 2017 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm hall of tung (2/f, temple mall north), to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the hksar with residents of wong tai sin district through dinner gathering. Local wong tai sin belief and customs originated in 1915 in 1921, sik sik yuen was established to manage the wong tai sin temple after a century of inheritance, nowadays the folk religion of wong tai sin has developed in conjunction with charitable features and has been widely circulated in hong kong and overseas. Wong tai sin temple ushers in the lunar new year with machines that can print out your fortune, as well as facebook and instagram promotions meanwhile abbot lee yiu-fai, who is part of the management body, also revealed that special events will be held friday night to usher in the new year.
Address: unit no p2, podium floor, temple mall south, no 103, ching tak street, wong tai sin, kowloon google maps tel: 3146 3333 fax: 3146 3388 opening hours: mon – fr ( 9:00am - 10:00pm ) sat ( 9:00am - 1:00pm) (closed in public hoilday. Sik sik yuen wong tai sin temple in hong kong is home to three religions - taoism, buddhism and confucianism - and pays tribute to famous monk wong tai sin featuring five geomantic elements, the temple is as much a scenic attraction as it is an important religious centre. Wong tai sin temple: social functions' change and rebirth in modern society abstract wong tai sin temple, located in wong tai sin district of kowloon in hong kong, was established in 1921 as one of the most important taoist architecture, the social function of wong tai sin temple has experienced some changes. Find reviews and tips from people like you on wong tai sin temple hong kong, china 'this is one of the most famous temples in hong kong it was built.
The vagabond project :: hong kong & beijing travel web-series webisode #8: millana heads deep into kowloon to visit sik sik yuen with local guide, zack for a fortune reading from a traditional chinese fortune teller this temple is filled with locals and tourists looking for answers on their future and what. Inscription inside the temple recorded the social condition of that time tai ping ching chiu( the present wong tai sin temple is a taoist (道教) temple located on the southern slope of lion rock the original over the last 40 years after the use by the raf, the hangar had served for various functions such as village.
The famous wong tai sin temple, chi lin nunnery, nan lian garden and wong tai sin cultural garden strongly feature chinese ancient architectural characteristics the most you are most welcome to visit wong tai sin and participate in the activities held here to experience the mix of ancient and modern culture. Wong tai sin district is one of the 18 administrative districts in hong kong and takes its name from the famous wong tai sin temple, a landmark of the district over the years, wong tai sin has focuses on total care for the physical, social, psychological and spiritual needs of its inpatients, outpatients and ambulatory.
Abstract: this article examines the tua pek kong temple and religious activities in pulau kusu as they intersect with the larger forces of social change, state management, and development of the southern islands since the alchemical lore of wong tai sin and the contemporary pursuit of transformational wellbeing. Tel：, 2320 2883 fax：, 2322 9891 address：, lung cheung road, in front of wong tai sin temple, kowloon service hours：, 7:00 am to 6:00 pm email：, [email protected] service type：, traditional services - temple district：, wong tai sin. Institutional religion “has a system of theology, rituals, and organization of its own , independent of other secular social institutions,” while diffused every new year, tens of thousands of residents go to the wong tai sin temple, the che kung temple, or the lam tsuen wishing tree to seek “good fortune.
Wong tai sin temple is a sacred place for worshipping visitors of the temple should: 2 visitors should help to keep the temple an ideal place for worshipping and sight-seeing all visitors should: if your have any comments about the temple, please come to our general office your any comments are precious to us. One of the most fascinating temples in hong kong, wong tai sin temple is actually home to three religions: taoism, buddhism and confucianism it commemorates a well-regarded monk – wong tai sin – and features a portrait of the namesake inside the temple hall itself this temple is extremely popular. For the year to march 31, 2016, wong tai sin temple reported a revenue of hk $366 million, of which hk$983 million was listed as donations the event is an official public holiday in hong kong, but is not celebrated in mainland china, although it falls within the country's golden week festivities wong.
A top tourist attraction in hong kong, the wong tai sin temple is famous for allegedly making every wish come true upon request. Learn more about this beautiful spot in hong kong, how to get there (with geo- tracking data) and how to take your perfect picture of this place with our photo tips. Historical cum social study on kowloon city district in connection with kai tak area december 2009 acknowledgements we would like to acknowledge the permission given by the following organizations and person for the use of their records, maps, photos and information in the report.
Economy the managers of the most successful new temples engage in strategic decision making about marketing, promotion, innovation, and public activities to increase the visibility and appeal of their temples we illustrate with examples and data from our studies of eight new temples to the deity wong tai sin (huang. Twghs wong tai sin hospital - hong kong baptist university sophia wang chinese medicine clinical research and services centre, 2354 3000, 2329 8993 lo wong yuk man day care centre, 2350 5200, 2608 1412, 2/f ( carpark floor high level – uc/f), tai wai social service building, 1 mei tin road, tai wai. The wong tai sin temple is commonly referred to as the sik sik yuen originally built in 1921, the temple has all of the traditional features of a chinese temple the temple's buildings are exquisitely carved and colorful the wong tai sin temple occupies an area of over 18,000 square meters many gardens can be found.