Many devotees call at the Na Tcha Temple in Macau to pay homage to the deity, Na Tcha. Constructed in 1888, the shrine and its surroundings serve as a great insight into both Buddhism and Taoism. Looking for a Macau hotel or two? Then choose Galaxy Macau Resort Hotel which is rated among the most sought after of Macau hotels to stay at during one’s holiday in Macau.
Resembling the multi-cultural identity of Macau, the temple is believed to have been constructed with a view of ending a plague which ravaged the area at that time. Visitors will be awed by the fine examples of traditional Chinese architecture that adorns this sacred premises. The walls under the entrance porch will reveal beautiful paintings while once inside you will be greeted by the silence that descends from every nook and cranny. On its ridge will be ceramic animal figures which have stood the test of time and once can observe the Yingshan style roof which is a feature of the temple. Painted in grey, Na Tcha Temple Macau was included among the designated sites of the Historic Centre of Macau which has been enlisted on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2005.
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