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100-year-old One Pillar Pagoda adorns Bien Hoa

Buu Son Pagoda in the capital of Dong Nai Province, built in the 18th century, has just one pillar holding up its roof.

Nom Pagoda’s record-breaking terracotta statues

Located 30 km east of Hanoi, Nom Pagoda in Hung Yen Province has the largest collection of terracotta statues in Vietnam.

Nghinh Ong Festival in Kien Giang

The Nghinh Ong (whale worshipping) Festival opened in Lai Son commune, Kien Hai district, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on November 12.

Contribution to national construction by religions in Vietnam
Exploring Vietnam Buddhist Institute in Hanoi

The Vietnam Buddhist Institute in Hanoi under the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha is located in Soc Son district, Hanoi city. The Institute is a both Buddhist learning and practicing school.

53 Southeast Asian monks go on a pilgrimage to five countries, calling for peace and mutual-respect

53 Buddhist monks from the five countries in the Mekong River basin - Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam - will go on an 18-day pilgrimage to call for peace and mutual respect.

Pagoda with Asian – European architectural design in Tien Giang

Vinh Trang pagoda in Tien Giang province’s My Tho city was built in the middle of 19th century and currently features a mixture of French, Roman, Chinese, Vietnamese and Khmer architectural styles.

Obon: The Japanese Festival of the Dead In Memory Of Those That Came Before

It is this time of the year when Japan suddenly turns tranquil, trains get empty and cemeteries start blooming with flowers. It's Obon—the Japanese summer festival of welcoming back ancestors' spirits and returning to one's family roots.

Images of cultural festival & ritual celebrating new corn of Lo Lo ethnic people 2019

The cultural festival including the ritual celebrating the new corn of the ethnic people of Lo Lo in Ha Giang province’s Meo Vac district 2019 took place successfully on July 20. The cultural event hosted by the district authorities of Meo Vac was joint by Lo Lo groups from Ha Giang’s Dong Van district and Cao Bang province’s Bao Lac district and attracted large numbers of locals and visitors.

Famous pagoda without roof in Ho Chi Minh City

Ky Quan II Pagoda located in Ho Chi Minh City’s Go Vap District is famous for its unique architecture that has no roof, door, wall or pillar at all.

Lam Kinh, a historical site of legends

The Lam Kinh area in Tho Xuan district, Thanh Hoa, is a special national relic that has kept mysterious tales about the most flourishing feudal reign in Vietnam’s history.

Unique architect of famous Buddhist pagodas in Laos

Buddhism came to Laos very early and famous Buddhist pagodas in the country currently preserve unique architectural characteristics.

Performing rituals of Whale worshipping ceremony in Nha Trang

Within the framework of Nha Trang-Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2019, Khanh Hoa Center of Culture and Cinema on May 12 performed the rituals of Whale worshipping ceremony. 300 fishermen of the districts of Vinh Truong and Vinh Nguyen (Nha Trang) took part in the event.

UN Day of Vesak 2019 before opening

The 16th UN Day of Vesak 2019 on May 12 at Tam Chuc Pagoda in Kim Bang district of northern Ha Nam province is about to take place. Here’re images of the UN Vesak taken just before its opening ceremony.

Buddhists nationwide celebrate Buddha's Birthday & welcome UN Day of Vesak 2019

The United Nations (UN) Day of Vesak 2019 is scheduled to take place in Tam Chuc pagoda, Kim Bang district, in the Northern province of Ha Nam from May 12-14 with the main theme of “Buddhist Approach to Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Sustainable Societies”.

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