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Sanchong Shennong Emperor Festival

Sanchong Religious Sites

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AddressSanchong District, New Taipei City, Taiwan 241
Tel886-2-29952345
OpeningApril 25th of the Chinese calendar

Description

The Sianse Temple located in Sanchong has 250-year history and is categorized as a third class historical site. In the early days, the residents here earned their livings by farming. Shennong Emperor Festival, also known as “Grand Worship in Sanchong,” is held on April 26 of the lunar calendar, to pray for a bumper harvest. The ceremony rite and circumventing procession can stretch to miles. It is the greatest event of the town.