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Encyclopedia > Wong Tai Sin, Hong Kong
Lung Cheung Road, Wong Tai Sin, outside the Wong Tai Sin MTR Station.
Lung Cheung Road, Wong Tai Sin, outside the Wong Tai Sin MTR Station.

Wong Tai Sin (Traditional Chinese: 黄大仙) is an area in Wong Tai Sin District, New Kowloon, Hong Kong. The area was named after the Wong Tai Sin Temple. Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2592 × 1944 pixel, file size: 1. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2592 × 1944 pixel, file size: 1. ... Lung Sheung Road (龍翔道) is part of Route 7 in Hong Kong, linking Kwun Tong Road at Ngau Chi Wan and Ching Cheung Road near Tai Wo Ping. ... Wong Tai Sin Station, at platform level. ... Traditional Chinese characters refers to one of two standard sets of printed Chinese characters. ... Other Hong Kong topics Culture - Economy Education - History - Politics Hong Kong Portal The following is a list of areas of Hong Kong. ... Wong Tai Sin (黃大仙; Pinyin Huang2da4xian1) is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong. ... New Kowloon (Chinese: 新九龍; Cantonese IPA: , Jyutping: san1 gau2 lung4, Mandarin Pinyin: XÄ«n JiÇ”lóng) is an area in Kowloon, Hong Kong, bounded in the south by Boundary Street, and in the north by the ranges of the Lion Rock, Beacon Hill, Tates Cairn and Kowloon Peak. ... Worshippers at the main altar of Wong Tai Sin Temple. ...


Wong Tai Sin is surrounded by northeast Tsz Wan Shan, east Diamond Hill, south San Po Kong, south west Tung Tau and west Wang Tai Hom. Lion Rock is located north west of Wong Tai Sin. Tsz Wan Shan (慈雲山 pinyin: ci2 yun2 shan1) is a residential area in Hong Kongs Kowloon peninsula, part of Wong Tai Sin district, located at the foot of the Temple Hill. ... Diamond Hill (鑽石山) is a hill in Kowloon, Hong Kong. ... San Po Kong (新蒲崗) is an area in Kowloon, Hong Kong. ... Photo of Lion Rock taken in 1977 from the Kowloon side. ...


Public housing estates in the area include Upper Wong Tai Sin Estate, Lower Wong Tai Sin Estate, Chuk Yuen North Estate and Chuk Yuen South Estate. Fung Wong San Tsuen is also considered part of Wong Tai Sin.


The area was known as Chuk Yuen in the past, especially before the intake of two Wong Tai Sin Estate. The populace of the estates, the prosperity of Wong Tai Sin Temple and the completion of Wong Tai Sin MTR Station gradually eclipses its former name. This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...


History

For history before the completion Wong Tai Sin Estates in 1960s, see Chuk Yuen

The 1960s decade refers to the years from January 1, 1960 to December 31, 1969, inclusive. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...

Transport

The area of Wong Tai Sin is centre at the main road Lung Cheung Road. The Wong Tai Sin Station of MTR runs beneath the road. Two shopping centres, Lung Cheung Mall and Wong Tai Sin Shopping Centre. Lung Sheung Road (龍翔道) is part of Route 7 in Hong Kong, linking Kwun Tong Road at Ngau Chi Wan and Ching Cheung Road near Tai Wo Ping. ...


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Wong Tai Sin, Hong Kong - definition of Wong Tai Sin, Hong Kong in Encyclopedia (153 words)
Wong Tai Sin (黃大仙 pinyin huang2 da4 xian1) is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.
Wong Tai Sin is served by Lung Cheung Road and MTR Kwun Tong Line.
The stations are Lok Fu, Wong Tai Sin, Diamond Hill and Choi Hung.
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August 23 (lunar calendar) is Wong Tai Sin's birthday.
In the early 20th century, Leung Renyan (梁仁庵) spread the influence of Wong Tai Sin from Qiaoshan (樵山), Guangxi province of China to Wan Chai, in Hong Kong.
The Wong Tai Sin area and Wong Tai Sin District of Hong Kong are named after the Wong Tai Sin Temple located there.
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