香港 (HK) Sacred Spaces Society

Lost Horizon Nearly bankrupting Columbia Pictures, Lost Horizon (1937) is still considered by some to be the most expensive movie ever made in Hollywood. In fact, it took 5 years to recoup the film’s production cost which is practically unheard of in...
Nearly bankrupting Columbia Pictures, Lost Horizon (1937) is still considered by some to be the most expensive movie ever made in Hollywood. In fact, it took 5 years to recoup the film’s production cost which is practically unheard of in the film bus...
Come, Come, Come Upwards / 아제 아제 바라 아제 / Aje Aje Bara Aje When you watch a lot of movies you often come across articles and reviews that talk about how Buddhism inspired this film or that. How an actor or actress had “zen" like patience during the f...
Sacred Spaces will attend yet another Tai Hang Fire Dragon Festival. According to the Tai Hong Dragon Festival Website (http://www.taihangfiredragon.hk): "When the people of Tai Hang village miraculously stopped a plague with a fire dragon dance i...
Ju Ming, Tai Chi Earlier this year Sacred Spaces sent out a small survey asking you all a few basic questions. One of the "lessons learned" from that exercise was that we were woefully neglecting Kowloon. Since then we've spent a lot of time plann...
Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences (HKMMS) / 香港醫學博物館 Health and Healthcare have always been a very important part of local Hong Kong Culture. During the early days of the Colonial Era, re-settling Chinese brought with them so-called TCM or "Trad...
Taken from the Hong Kong Leisure Department’s website Of all the Sacred Spaces in China, "Dunhuang / 敦煌" is among the most important. In recent times Dunhuang has become an umbrella term for a series of religious, historical, and archeological sites ...
1/ We’ll gather at the Siu Hong MTR Station. 2/ There are several Light rail trains that will stop at Lam Tei / 藍地 where the monastery is located. Lam Tei is the NEXT stop on trains bound for the Yuen Long Light rail Terminus. 3/ Once at Lam Tei ...
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery / 妙法寺 from WikicommonsVisiting an ancient temple is an amazing experience. When you're there your mind often drifts back to earlier times when monks and nuns read their texts and chanted their sutras. Modern temples, on the o...
Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s Suzie Wong and Holly Golightly are names that resonate strongly in Hollywood History as both stylish and iconic female protagonists. Comparing them might seem strange but there are, in fact, several threads...