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Folk Activities and Events
Tainan Coming-of-age Ceremony
Tainan Coming-of-age Ceremony

     This is a unique custom of Tainan. Adolescents reaching 16 years old need to worship Qiniangma and drilling Qiniangma Pavilion on the Chinese Valentine's Day. The traditional "Kailong Temple" ceremony is the most representative one.

Yang Jin-huang/photo