Kuala Kangsar Tow Boo Keong Nine Emperor Gods Festival Celebrations

The nine-day Nine Emperor Gods Festival is ongoing until the night of 4th October, 2022. This annual celebration is also conducted at the Kuala Kangsar Tow Boo Keong. What is different this year is the Nine Emperor Gods’ Imperial Seal that is being hosted at this particular temple.

God of Heaven altar
God of Heaven altar

For nine days, it is placed at a special altar for devotees to pay homage, in return for blessings from the Nine Emperor Gods.

Nine Emperor Gods' Imperial Seal
Nine Emperor Gods’ Imperial Seal

Upon the return of the Nine Emperor Gods, this Imperial Seal will once again be relocated to the upper inner chamber of the Nine Emperor Gods, on the first floor of the temple, and only accessible to the temple management. Read more about the Imperial Seal here.

Master (Sifu) altar & urn
Master (Sifu) altar & urn
front main altar
front main altar
main altar of the temple
main altar of the temple

For the convenience of devotees, this Kuala Kangsar Tow Boo Keong is open 24/7 throughout the Nine Emperor Gods Festival. Complimentary vegetarian lunch is provided to all devotees.

front main altar
front main altar
main altar of Goddess Dou Mu
main altar of Goddess Dou Mu
The Legendary Third Prince (Prince La Cha) of Lei Cheng (Chief Field Marshall of the Army)
The Legendary Third Prince (Prince La Cha) of Lei Cheng (Chief Field Marshall of the Army)

Over these nine days, a long list of prayers and rituals as well as entertainment has been scheduled. The activities include:

26th – 28th Sept 2022:
from 7pm – self-singing karaoke session

28th Sept 2022:
from 11am – praying ceremony for the Five-Directional Army

29th Sept 2022:
from 7pm – karaoke competition

30th Sept – 2nd Oct 2022:
from 7pm – singing performances

1st Oct 2022:
from 11am – praying ceremony for the Five-Directional Army

3rd Oct 2022:
from 8pm – change of luck ritual
from 11pm – pay homage to Goddess Dou Mu

4th Oct 2022:
from 11am – praying ceremony for the Five-Directional Army
from 10pm – Nine Emperor Gods send-off ceremony

God of Heaven altar
God of Heaven altar
Nine Emperor Gods sedan chair
Nine Emperor Gods sedan chair
The Legendary Third Prince (Prince La Cha) of Lei Cheng (Chief Field Marshall of the Army) sedan chair
The Legendary Third Prince (Prince La Cha) of Lei Cheng (Chief Field Marshall of the Army) sedan chair

Taoists, especially those in Perak, are encouraged to visit this Kuala Kangsar Tow Boo Keong (temple) to receive blessings from the Nine Emperor Gods before the Imperial Seal is handed over to a new host, another Nine Emperor Gods temple, which is located in Semeling, Kedah.

dragon joss-sticks for Nine Emperor Gods
dragon joss-sticks for Nine Emperor Gods
joss paper boat and horse
joss paper boat and horse
joss paper house
joss paper house

Persatuan Penganut Dewa Dou Mu Gong Kuala Kangsar, Perak
Address: Lot 6126-6128 KG STATION (KAWASAN PERUSAHAAN),33000 KUALA KANGSAR, PERAK.
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/75rU6x6cXKqUZWZBA
For temple donations: 3186897030 (Public Bank)
*for non-Muslims only

boat
boat
full schedule of Kuala Kangsar Tow Boo Keong Nine Emperor Gods Festival Celebrations
full schedule of Kuala Kangsar Tow Boo Keong Nine Emperor Gods Festival Celebrations

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