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2/20/08


The MRT in the morning. Folded in travelers.


Sleeping Alex.


Yongning MRT station, toward Chengtian Temple


Up the stream


Pathway up to Chengtian Temple. Every trip, I try to kill Karen by walking up a hill. This time I did a twofer and went for killing Alex as well.


Green rocks


Graveyard on the hill.


Karen and Alex at the gate, having not died on the way


White wall and green roof temple.


Looking out


Chengtan Temple has a wide veranda


Looking at the view


The view


The view


Right or left


Watching spirits


Chentian Temple


Elephant garden


Rock


Tree


Misty mountain. We climbed up that. Half that.


Palm


Flowers


Chengtian temple


Watching spirits


Dragon pillar


Angles


Rock


Garden


Walking the way down


Stones


And out the gate


Heron


Graveyard


Dog temple.


There are packs of black dogs that are left to go their way, except for being fed at the black dog temples


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Yell out


Lunch at a very funky diner by the black dog temple


Lunch sizzling as it arrives


Lunch


Buffet that goes with the meal


lantern of mercy


Lanterns


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Longshan temple. The guidebooks said if you go to one temple, go to this one. Clearly, we went to more than one, and this one too.


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People pray under the lantern


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Dance Monkey. Dance!


There were monks chanting.


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Offerings in the 2nd courtyard


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Playing with the band


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Odd reflections


The electroncs district


More electronics


A horde of scooters


2008 and the ad on the side of the building


Some cabs had tvs in them