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Xiahai Chenghuang Temple, Taipei

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An important temple for locals, Xiahai Chenghuang Temple attracts visitors to learn about the God of marriage and love, Yue Lao, whom the temple is dedicated to. One of the oldest temples in western Taipei, many visit in hopes of finding a marriage partner, or to resolve problems in their relationships. While inside the temple, you may be offered a cup of blessed tea for good luck. The stories of the God are written in English, and the temple's staff are on hand to guide you through the prayer process, should you wish to participate. To visit Xiahai Chenghuang Temple and other attractions in Taipei, use our Taipei trip itinerary maker.
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  • Xiahai, HsaiHai or City God Temple is just on the corner of Dihua Street where Yongle Market is located. The century old temple is dedicated to the City God, and his wife the Chinese Cupid, who is wel...  more »
  • If your visiting Dihua street,then check out this small temple.famous for its matchmaking powers.A place where local unmarried people flock to  more »
  • Very authentic temple inside of the old streets in downtown Taipei. You can enjoy the traditional atmosphere and ritual. Really friendly for foreigner to visit, with guides assisting in different lang...  more »