Trending Taiwan: A Little Prayer

Reporter/Provider - Ministry of Foreign Affairs

class="meta mb-0">Publish Date - 2022-01-12T11:04:01Z0 views

Incense culture has been engrained in Taiwan for centuries. A common past-time is temple tours where lighting incense is the main offering. This tiny island nation is home to over 10,000 temples, as one of the world's most temple-dense places. Many believe incense offerings to various gods can remove possessed spirits and bad luck. Want to see what it's like to speak with the gods through visiting different temples across the island? Come learn about this very Taiwanese tradition.

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