The Heavy Hopes of the Lam Tsuen Wishing Trees

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The Lam Tsuen area of Hong Kong has been inhabited for more than 700 years. Its continued survival can be partly attributed to the famed Wishing Trees, located in Tin Hau Temple, which are said to grant any wish that can get caught in their branches. 

Tin Hau Temple dates back to the late 1700s, when it was constructed during the Qing dynasty. One of the...

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