The Cebu Taoist Temple is located inside Beverly Hills Subdivision Cebu City, Philippines. This temple is one of the many famous attractions in Cebu. It was built in 1972 by the Cebu’s substantial Chinese community. This temple is a place for worship for Taoism but it is open to the worshipers and non-worshipers too.
Taoism was founded by Lao Tzu an ancient Chinese philosopher and writer. Taoism is a religious or philosophical tradition of Chinese origin which emphasizes living in harmony with the Tao or the “Way”. Taoism, denotes the principle that is both the source, pattern and substance of everything that exists. It teaches that all religions are as anything else; manifestations of the impersonal Tao.
Please observe silence and cleanliness when your inside. Taking pictures of the altar is strictly not allowed. Remember this is a place where people pray and reflect.
Worshippers and devotees of Taoism that is mostly Chinese go to the temple to pray to the Gods to grant their wishes and perform Taoism rituals.