Donglong Temple

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Coordinates: 22°27′46.9″N 120°26′55.7″E / 22.463028°N 120.448806°E / 22.463028; 120.448806

Donglong Temple
東港東隆宮
東港東隆宮.JPG
Basic information
LocationDonggang, Pingtung County, Taiwan
Architectural description
Architectural typeTemple
Completed1706

The Donglong Temple (Chinese: 東港東隆宮; pinyin: Dōnggǎng Dōnglóng Gōng) is a temple in Donggang Township, Pingtung County, Taiwan.

History[edit]

The temple was originally built in 1706. However, it was then later destroyed by tsunami in 1894 in which the temple had to be rebuilt at a new site.[1]

Activities[edit]

The temple organizes the Donggang King Boat Ceremony every three years on the 2nd, 5th, 8th and 11th year of the Chinese calendar.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Donglong Temple". Love Pingtung. Retrieved 29 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Donggang King Boat Ceremony". Taiwan Festivals. Retrieved 29 November 2016.