nala_nat Penang | 2015 "Considered the mother temple of all Chinese building guilds in the country, ... During the 19th Century, every Chinese craftsman who came to Malaya, would first call at the Loo Pun temple in Penang before setting out to other states to seek work.

Loo Pun was a historical figure, a contemporary of Confucius and Mencius and China’s equivalent of Leonardo da Vinci. The invention of many basic tools used by carpenters is attributed to him." Source:

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