Hong Kong, New Territories

Man Mo Temple in Tai Po

After the visit to the Hong Kong Railway Museum I walked over to the waterfront park - and on the way to the park, I passed an interesting temple, a Man Mo Temple. Don't confuse this with the Man Mo temple in Hong Kong (the famous one on Hollywood Road). The one on Tai Po… Continue reading Man Mo Temple in Tai Po

HK Island, Hong Kong

Photography: Man Mo temple in Sheung Wan

To end another year in Hong Kong, I've selected a few pictures taken in the beautiful Man Mo temple on Hollywood Road in Sheung Wan. I love this temple and its colours. The Man Mo temple is so close to the hustle and bustle of the city, but at the same time it can be… Continue reading Photography: Man Mo temple in Sheung Wan

HK Island

Incense spirals in the Man Mo temple

I've noticed these incense spirals alllthrough Asia, not just in Hong Kong. They are only one type of incense burning in temples, as there are many more. The most common are incense sticks, but the spirals are very nice to look at. An incense spiral is made entirely of incense, without a bamboo core in… Continue reading Incense spirals in the Man Mo temple