Hundred-year temple parade draws locals and foreigners alike to Taiwan's Daxi Old Street 

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — The two-day celebration of the birthday of the Taoist deity Lord Guan (關聖帝君) in Daxi District, Taoyuan City, kicked off Saturday with around-the-town parades that drew lo...

Taiwan's Daxi Daxi Festival evening art party revolutionized 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a day of fun activities to kick off the Daxi Daxi Festival, the three-week celebration of Lord Guan's birthday, an evening of chromatic art and loud music i...

When traditional temple parade meets contemporary designs — Daxi Daxi Festival kicks off in Taiwan’s Taoyuan 

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — The Daxi Daxi Festival, a series of cultural activities celebrating traditional folk beliefs with contemporary design and art kicked off Saturday at Taoyuan City’s ...

A Glimpse of Religion in Taiwan: Longshan Temple

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Religion in Taiwan is a fascinating topic. One could read any number of academic texts to get a broad description of all the numerous temples and deities. But without actually ...

13-m high sculpture of Guan Yu becomes new landmark in Taoyuan park

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) A new landmark featuring Guan Yu, one of the best known Chinese historical figures and a popular deity today, has been erected in a park near downtown Taoyuan as a symbol of pr...