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Hindu Temple Architecture

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Pre-Angkorian Art in Cambodia

Sunday, 25 June, 2006, 12:00am

Patience pays off for worshippers who wait

Thousands line up to borrow money from Kwun Yam

Thousands of people queued last night to borrow 'money' from the goddess of mercy, Kwun Yam, in an annual ritual believed to bring good luck.

23 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Tidying-up process in countryside can go too far

I refer to the well-written feature by Sherry Lee headlined 'A dream destroyed' and the editorial, both of which appeared in the South China Morning Post on August 21.

It is a pity they were not both written two years earlier when they might have had an impact.

4 Sep 2001 - 12:00am

Worshippers lose fight against demolition

Worshippers battled in vain for five hours yesterday to prevent the demolition of a Shekkipmei temple, prophesying bad times for the community now its idols have been evicted.

The Shek Lin Kok Koon Yam Temple was located between two housing blocks at the bottom of a dangerous slope on Shekkipmei Estate. A landslide in August forced hundreds of residents from their homes.

7 Mar 2000 - 12:00am