You will find so many interesting places in Chiayi – mountains, night markets, reservoirs, and old trains. One of the most worthwhile visits you can experience is a trip to the Zihyun Temple, which is also called Purple Cloud Rock Temple. It is one of the most visited temples in Chiayi, attracting thousands of tourists every month. It is found in Bantianyan in the township of Fanlu.
The temple is very old; it has been in existence for 300 years and has been a witness to a lot of Chiayi history. It was originally used for the worship of the mercy buddha, but eventually it also became a place for worshiping the other gods that the people brought to the [Read more…]