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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.

Buddha belly plant – the flower of Hue royal citadel

Buddha belly plant – the flower of Hue royal citadel

Ngo Dong (Buddha belly plant or Jatropha podagric) is a characteristic of the ancient capital city. This species grows along the banks of the Huong (Perfume) River, in the parks of Thuong Bac and Phu Van Lau and especially inside Hue Citadel.

Linh Phuoc Pagoda-most unique architecture in Vietnam

Linh Phuoc Pagoda-most unique architecture in Vietnam

VOV.VN -LinhPhuoc Pagoda, also known as Ve Chai Pagoda, is located in Da Lat City, the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong. It is considered the most unique structure in Vietnam, which is delicately inlaid with thousands of broken glass and terracotta pieces.

Four-ton Buddha Statute on display in Danang

Four-ton Buddha Statute on display in Danang

VOV.VN - One of the greatest Wonders of the Buddhist World, the four-ton Jade Buddha for Universal Peace, is now on display through June 19 at the Nam Hai Pagoda in the central city of Danang.

UN marks International Day of Vesak

UN marks International Day of Vesak

A celebration was held in New York on May 20 to observe the International Day of Vesak, which falls on the full moon of the fourth lunar month or May 21 this year, dedicated to Lord Buddha.

Cuong Xa- a hundred year-old pagoda in Hai Duong

Cuong Xa- a hundred year-old pagoda in Hai Duong

VOV.VN - In Hai Duong province, Cương Xa pagoda is a major religious center with unique architecture. The pagoda has become a popular destination for religious followers and tourists.