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Xiahai Chenghuang Temple

No.61 First Section Dihua Street, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2558 0346
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No.61 First Section Dihua Street, Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple is famous for praying to Yue Lao ("Chinese Cupid") and when I reached, the staff helped to pray and walked you through how to pray. instructions are mostly in Mandarin, not sure if there are other languages available but it's an interesting experience....More

Thank Reg_Cheong
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

If you are wondering down Dihua street, then you will walk past this temple. It’s small but full of people offering prayers to the gods. Worth stopping and taking in the calmness and serenity of the building.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This place is well-known for the efficacious God of Matchmaker. So my friend and I decided to pay it a visit. Since it is our first time there, we have little idea on how to worship all the Gods. But, there's a lovely instruction in...More

Thank evalin79213
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Interesting Taoist temple set in the heart of busy Dihua Street. This is a great place to watch religious devotees pray and give offerings. Inside the small sanctuary a thick haze of incense is somewhat overwhelming, but adds to its allure. There are signs in...More

Thank backpacker31
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The temple assistant was very kind and nice. It was my first visit there and she help me a lot. I don’t know what to pray but you can just follow the flow

Thank 186clarissas
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

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 well known for finding a good marriage for...More

Thank palawanismyhome
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

If your visiting Dihua street,then check out this small temple.famous for its matchmaking powers.A place where local unmarried people flock to

Thank zalnikor
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

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 languages. The temple is famous for good relationships or marriage and you will enjoy the...More

Thank dee_chang
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Its a small temple in Di Hua st.if not for the smoke from incense and people praying at the kong you will not notice that the temple is there. This may be a small temple but its rich with history and relevance in the Taoist...More

Thank NinoLeeZhongPing
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

This was an interesting little temp,e stuck between very old buioldings near the end of Dihua Street and definitely worth a visit and one of the more interesting sights in the area.

Thank Oldjack
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