Man Mo Temple, Hong Kong

Man Mo Temple, Hong Kong

Man Mo Temple or Man Mo Miu is a Cantonese transliteration of Wen Wu temple, a temple for the worship of the civil or literature god Man Tai / Man Cheong and the martial god Mo Tai. The two gods were popularly patronized by scholars and students seeking progress in their study or ranking in the civil examinations in the Ming and Qing dynasties. Man Mo Temple is to be found at the corner of Hollywood Road and Ladder Street, in the Sheung Wan area of Central district. It is a very popular religious site and is recognized for being one of the oldest and most visited temples in Hong Kong. The temple is especially revered for its traditions and beliefs about burning incense sticks and fortune telling. There are several Man Mo Temples in Hong Kong, the best known of which is the temple in Sheung Wan.
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Sight Name: Man Mo Temple
Sight Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Sight Type: Religious
Guide(s) containing this sight: Western - Central District Orientation Walk  

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