Google Analytics
LOGO
weather
cloudy with occasional rain64.8F
18.2c
  :::Exchange Rate: | Sitemap | Language中文版日本語한국어Español
search FacebookTwitterRSS | Font Size Large Font SizeSmall Font Size
Attractions
 

Songshan Ciyou Temple

Recommends: 8 Like this item Clicks: 12460
Copy URL Print
Built in 1753, Ciyou Temple is dedicated to the deity Black Faced Mazu. The temple is square, rises six floors and has an impressive main hall. The roof ridge is elaborately adorned with twin dragons facing three immortals representing wealth, happiness and longevity—a motif symbolizing divine protection. The stone lions at the main hall were carved in 1803. Unusually, the male lion is depicted with an open mouth and the female with mouth closed.

Information
Theme Temple
Location (phone) No. 761, Sec. 4, Bade Rd., Songshan District, Taipei 105 (02-2766-3012)
Transportation Public: MRT Station:From Yongchun Station, walk north for about 15~20 minutes. 
Other: Take the No.28、306、 306、 311、518、527、53、531、605、622、629、63、668、678、711




back top