Awaken the statues

Culture and Tradition On July 19, Er Par Wang Temple celebrated the arrival of 43 newly arrived deities statues.  In the morning that day, members of the temple witnessed the eye-dotting ceremony of the new statues.  I had the privilege to witness the ceremony for the first time.  My colleague asked me whether or not … Continue reading Awaken the statues

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It has been two years since the first trip to a very remote area, I still have quite a clear picture in my head of that place.  However, to put that picture into a picturesque description could be a challenge, somehow I dreaded the idea of putting them into words.  I have been thinking of … Continue reading Simple Life