The Bao-An temple in the Datong district of Taipei (full name: Dalongdong Baoan, in Chinese: 大龍峒保安宮) was built in 1805 on the site of an earlier wooden temple set up in 1742 by Chinese immigrants from Fujian. The temple is dedicated to the emperor Bao-shen, a famous doctor. Inside the temple is a statue of the goddess of birth. For this reason this temple is popular with pregnant women. The temple attracts a large number of believers who come here for praying.

01 Main entrance 02 Old women praying with incense sticks 03 Floral offerings for the gods 04 Woman lighting a candle 05 People praying in the temple 06 Altar with goddess of birth
07 People praying in the temple 08 People praying in the temple 09 Statue of god and lights columns 10 Statue of god and lights columns 11 Golden statue of god 12 Temple gate
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