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HAB-1-1653656033

Date

Lantern Festival (元宵節), 15th of the first month in Lunar New Year

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Location

Shezih region (社子島)
Lane 107, Section 7, Yanping North Road
Taipei City
Taiwan
25° 5' 46.6728" N, 121° 29' 39.9156" E
TW

Title

Carrying earth god and showered by firecracker

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  • Video

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Description

Residents of si-tai-kou (the Mouth of Theater, 戲台口) carrying their earth god to rally in the settlement. 

The Earth Gods' Parade (夜弄土地公) is held on Lantern festival (元宵節), the 15th of the first month in Lunar New Year in Shezih region, Taipei City. The region has a long tradition with earth gods' parade and lantern watching on Lantern festival.

 

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