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Rouge of the North / 怨女 (1988)

TitleRouge of the North (En) / 怨女 (Zh)Year1988DirectorFred Tan / Tan Hon-Cheung / 但漢章StarringPat Ha / 夏文汐Based on Chang’s BookRouge of the NorthLength107 minutes The life and work of Eileen Chang have come down to us now as the stuff of legend. From he...

Annual Tai Hang 大坑 Fire Dragon Dance Festival

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 in t...

East Kowloon Walk including Ngau Chi Wan / 牛池灣 and Former RAF Barracks

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 plannin...

Visit the Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences (HKMMS) / 香港醫學博物館

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 "Tradit...

Visit Digital Dunhuang Exhibition at Hong Kong Heritage Museum

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 i...

The Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery / 妙法寺 Visit Resource Page

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 ...

Visit Miu Fat Monastery / 妙法寺

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...

Chasing the Ghost of Suzie Wong Mini Film Festival - "To Whom It May Concern Ka Shen's Journey" (2010)

Film Poster for To Whom It May Concern Ka Shen’s Journey The FOURTH film in our Series titled: Chasing the Ghost of Suzie Wong Within just two years Nancy Kwan had become the world’s most recognizable Chinese film star. Some have argued that she wa...

Food Culture Series

Among the various initiatives enacted here at Hong Kong Sacred Spaces the Hong Kong Food Culture Series has been one of the most popular. The Food Culture Series interrogates our knowledge of the Food System in Hong Kong by exploring little known area...

Chasing the Ghost of Suzie Wong Mini Film Festival - "My Name Ain't Suzie / 花街時代" (1985)

Pat Ha / 夏文汐 in My Name Ain't Suzie / 花街時代 Our mini-festival takes a turn towards the “ local" with a 1985 look at the “Suzie" phenomena titled "My Name Ain't Suzie / 花街時代" ( 96 minutes) directed by Angie Chen / 陳安琪 and starring Pat Ha / 夏文汐. This...