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Tianjin Mazu Culture Tourism Festival

Updated:2008-06-05 15:18 | Source:

  As the Chinese Goddess of the Sea, there are thousands of temples and statues built in her honor up and down the eastern seaboard. She is revered among seamen as a healer of the sick and a saver of lives. As a major port city in China, Tianjin every autumn holds a festival in Mazu's honor. People gather at the Tianhou Temple to pay their respects of the Goddess, and the festivities continue for 14 days.

  Venue: Tianhou Temple

Editor : Zhu Xinrui

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