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Statue carving in Vu Lang village

Statue carving in Vu Lang village

VOV.VN - Located in Hanoi’s outlying Thanh Oai district, Vu Lang handicraft village is well-known in the northern region for sculpting statues, particularly worshipping objects. Local products have been exported to many countries.

Three landmarks of Bangkok listed among the top landmarks in Asia

Three landmarks of Bangkok listed among the top landmarks in Asia

Three landmarks of Bangkok, namely the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, the Grand Palace, and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, have been listed among the top "25 Landmarks in Asia” by the influential international travel website TripAdvisor in its 2017 Travelers’ Choice listings.

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha birthday

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha birthday

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on May 7 visited Buddhist dignitaries in Ho Chi Minh City on the occasion of Lord Buddha’s 2561st birthday.

Keo pagoda in Thai Binh province boasts unique architecture

Keo pagoda in Thai Binh province boasts unique architecture

VOV.VN - Covering more than 2,000 square meters, Keo pagoda in Thai Binh province is comprised of a number of architectural structures including a three-door temple, a Buddha pagoda, a Genie temple, a bell tower, corridors, and a tower garden…

Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

VOV.VN - Dai Bai village, also known as Van Lang, is located on high ground near the bank of the Bai Giang River in Bac Ninh province. It’s famous for bronze casting.

Dac So Buddha’s hand fruit for Tet

 Dac So Buddha’s hand fruit for Tet

VOV.VN -Buddha’s hand fruit, or finger citron, a special product in Dac So commune, Hoai Duc district, Hanoi are believed to have a spiritual meaning symbolizing good fortune to every family when the Lunar New Year festival or Tet comes.

Japanese give Danang 11-faced Buddha

Japanese give Danang 11-faced Buddha

Japanese Superior Buddhist monk Sagawa Fumon, head of the Todaiji temple, and 34 representatives presented a bronze statue of the 11-faced Avalositesvara Bodhisattva to Danang’s Quan The Am (Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva) Pagoda on October 30.