Book on architecture of Vietnam Buddhist temples released


The Relic Conservation Institute has released a new book entitled “Architecture of Vietnam Buddhist Temples Through Documented Materials of the Relic Conservation Institute - Volume 1”.

The book compiled by Dr. Hoàng Đạo Cương and Nguyễn Hồng Kiên with over 200 pages contains precious materials collected from 10 out of more than 200 records on Vietnamese temple architecture being stored at the Relic Conservation Institute, including the history, architecture, decoration sculpture of 10 temples. It also has 94 pages of drawings, including many hand-drawn drawings from the 70s-80s of the last century and 272 high-tech photographs of temples.

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