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Da Tian Hou Gong, Tainan

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See the place where royal dynasties once resided at Da Tian Hou Gong. Built in the 17th century, the temple now functions as a place of worship dedicated to the goddess Matsu, but a long time ago it served as a palace for kings and emperors. Learn about their days spent living here and hear gruesome tales, such as the story of the five concubines who hanged themselves in the main hall. Check out the etchings of mythical beings, found all around the building, altars, statues, and other decorations that exist both inside and out of the temple. A visit to Da Tian Hou Gong represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Tainan trip itinerary maker tool to plot your vacation.
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  • While the building itself has enshrined the most followers in Taiwan sea goddess "Mazu" (relics), the old building looks. Women are enshrined their Moon God popular matchmaking. I want to find someone you come recommended. It is a spot heal the mind and stomach was filled with cars South popular snack around.
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  • Most of the tours you go on visit temples, shrines and you can get a little complacent. This one is really special and worth meandering around the various artefacts and learning about the history of t...  more »
  • It is a tourist spot walking Chihkan Tower and shrine ceremony Moo Temple in Tainan. I went during the day, but even people who too much, we could see the gently. Many God and enshrined as seen in front of the building is not so big, but is quite large. Too late old man that God of marriage, are enshrined.
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