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Matsu's Hometown in Putian
We may heard the name Matsu from many Taiwan soap operas. Matsu is the Chinese goddess of the sea who is said to protect fishermen and sailo. About her legend, residents near the sea are faithful. There are many Mazu Temple for people to wohip, but her hometown is in Putian. According to legend, Lin Moniang was born as the seventh daughter of Lin Yuan on Meizhou Island, Fujian. She did not ...