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Apotheosis for All Ages

Apotheosis for All Ages

Kang Yung Study House, Hong Kong view map

In the main hall of Kang Yung Study House,
an eye-catching wooden panel "Apotheosis for All Ages"
was hung in a prominent position to show respect to Confucius.

Confucius (551BC - 479BC), a great social philosopher and
a model teacher in Chinese History that encouraged justice and peace.
His social and moral principles have a great influence on Chinese society and
on the way that Chinese people think.

Posted on 22 March 2009
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shatterbug23-Mar-2009 06:16
Strong graphic image...the red and gold is powerful!
Simon Chandler23-Mar-2009 01:01
Well captured. Rich in color. Great info. v
Walter O. Koenig22-Mar-2009 21:11
Sharp and clear details on this old sign. Very interesting information. "V"
Chris Spracklen22-Mar-2009 20:41
Perfect shot and presentation, as ever, my friend. (V)
Great to be back commenting again!
Best regards, Chris
Christian Frisquet22-Mar-2009 14:56
Excellent catch and as always a great comment! vVv
Peter Stahl22-Mar-2009 14:53
Words of wisdom. Excellent presentation CM. :-)
2004 22-Mar-2009 14:30
thanks for sharing !
Char22-Mar-2009 13:14
Hi CM,
Excellent detailed shot of this wonderful old sign and tribute to a man whose words of wisdom were always so well phrased. \/
DL 22-Mar-2009 11:53
Very sharp colour! Great capture.
Marco Valk22-Mar-2009 10:45
very nice image; great colors