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Vietnam's stunning pagodas lure visitors

Vietnam's stunning pagodas lure visitors

Pagodas can be seen across Vietnam. They not only play an important role in Vietnamese spiritual life, but are also a unique tourism product for the country. Let’s join us for a tour of renowned pagodas in the country.

Vietnamese, Chinese youths work together in festival

Vietnamese, Chinese youths work together in festival

Vietnamese youngsters and their Chinese peers engaged in forums on cultural preservation, tourism development, environmental protection and sustainable development as part of the ongoing third Vietnam-China Youth festival on November 8.

Female ambassadors visit Ninh Binh

Female ambassadors visit Ninh Binh

Female ambassadors and chief representatives of international organisations, and wives of foreign ambassadors to Vietnam joined together in a tour to relic and tourist sites in the northern province of Ninh Binh on October 13.

Pilgrims throng Bai Dinh Pagoda in first lunar month

Pilgrims throng Bai Dinh Pagoda in first lunar month

VOV.VN -Larger than usual numbers of devotees have swarmed the Bai Dinh Pagoda and Cultural Centre in the northern province of Ninh Binh to pray for a blessed year and good things to happen in the new year, according to temple caretakers.

Top 6 religious places to ring in New Year

Top 6 religious places to ring in New Year

VOV.VN - Typically, in Vietnam, whenever we start the new year, visiting a pagoda to seek blessings is a must. What better way to usher in the Year of the Monkey than by travelling to one these top six religious places:

Pilgrims flock to Bai Dinh pagoda spring festival

Pilgrims flock to Bai Dinh pagoda spring festival

(VOV) - Tens of thousands of monks, nuns and Buddhist followers from across the nation have begun the annual spring pilgrimage to the Bai Dinh pagoda at Gia Sinh commune, Gia Vien district in the northern province of Ninh Binh.

Four best features of Trang An Landscape Complex

Four best features of Trang An Landscape Complex

(VOV) - Situated on the southern shore of the Red River Delta, Trang An is a spectacular landscape of limestone karst peaks permeated with valleys, some of which are submerged, and surrounded by steep, almost vertical cliffs.

UN Day of Vesak ends in success

UN Day of Vesak ends in success

The 2014 UN Day of Vesak was successfully wrapped up in the northern province of Ninh Binh with the adoption of a statement highlighting three sustainable development pillars.

Buddhism ceremony prays for peaceful world

Buddhism ceremony prays for peaceful world

Thousands of Buddhist monks, nuns and followers gathered at a ceremony at the Bai Dinh Pagoda in the northern province of Ninh Binh on May 9 night to pray for global peace.

UN Vesak Day opens in Ninh Binh

UN Vesak Day opens in Ninh Binh

(VOV) - More than 3,000 domestic and foreign delegates attended the opening ceremony of the 2014 United Nations Day of Vesak at Bai Dinh Pagoda in Ninh Binh province on May 8.

Ninh Binh readies for 2014 UN Vesak Day

Ninh Binh readies for 2014 UN Vesak Day

(VOV) - The northern province of Ninh Binh is putting finishing touches to the United Nations Day of Vesak 2014 set to start at Bai Dinh pagoda of the Trang An tourism complex on May 7.

Most Venerable monk upbeat about 2014 Vesak Day

Most Venerable monk upbeat about 2014 Vesak Day

Chairman of the International Organising Committee for the United Nations Day of Vesak 2014, Most Venerable Thich Thanh Nhieu, has said he believes the celebrations in the northern province of Ninh Binh on May 8-10 will be a success.

Deputy PM guides preparations for 2014 Vesak

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked relevant authorities and localities to closely work with each other to ensure security and safety for the United Nations Day of Vesak (Buddha’s Birthday, Enlightenment and Passing Away).

Tet festivals take place across Vietnam

Tet festivals take place across Vietnam

(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc beat the drum to officially open the Bai Dinh pagoda festival on February 5 in the northern Ninh Binh province, praying for peace, happiness and prosperity.

Pilgrims flock to spring festivals nationwide

Pilgrims flock to spring festivals nationwide

Tens of thousands of monks, nuns, Buddhists and tourists from Vietnam and abroad have flocked to pagodas and Spring festivals at the beginning of the Year of the Snake, wishing for peace, good weather, happiness and prosperity.