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Kwan Kung Pavilion, Cheung Chau
Hong Kong

This pavilion is situated on a hill in the town centre of Cheung Chau. It has a short history - built in 1973. Inside the pavilion worshipped an eight feet tall Kwan Kung statue crafted from a whole piece of camphor wood. It is said that there was a Kwan Kung temple on the hill but it is heavily damaged after years. So, inhabitants of Cheung Chau gathered money and built this pavilion while building the hilltop garden.

Kwan Kung Pavilion was built specially dedicated to Kwan Kung, the God of Righteousness, who has been worshipped for his bravery, loyalty and righteousness through generations in all Chinese communities.

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Uploaded: 05/03/2013
Updated: 05/09/2014
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