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The Life of Confucius
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How to Complete Prayer Rituals in Confucius Temple?
Praying and Blessing Etiquettes:
1. Follows the ritual rules to visit Dacheng hall.
◎ Enter the temple area through Hong gate.
◎ Goes through Li gate (represent following the rituals and respect for Confucius).
◎ Enter Lingxing gate then Yi gate to visit Dacheng hall.
2. In front of Dacheng Hall.
◎ Display Offerings (single item in amount of odd number).
◎ Offer 3 cups of tea (Provided by worshipper himself/herself).
◎ Perform Zhugao ritual. (Worshipper holds fists in hands and folds arms in front of chest, then respectfully looks at the tablet of Confucius and says one’s basic status and wishes).
◎ Finish Zhugao, then bow three times.
◎ Beat the wishing bell (one time).
◎ Finishing ritual.
3. After the ritual, worshippers can continue to pay their respects at Chingsheng shrine, East and West side-buildings, and Hongdao shrine.
How to Book the Taipei Confucius Temple Tour Guide?
1.Appointment time: apply a week ahead of time.
2.How to apply:
(1)By phone: 25923934 Miss. Ceng
(2)By fax: 25852730
(3)By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
(4)On-sight: Apply at the visitor information center.
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