Many practical activities have been held in many localities across the country to mark the 2,577th birthday of Lord Buddha which falls on the 15th day of the fourth lunar month.
Keywords: ImagesLanternscelebrateHau GiangChanhhave
When touring An Giang, after cruising on rivers, visiting relics and pagodas such as Sam Mountain, Hang Cave, Tay An Pagoda or Ba Chua Xu Temple, tourists should spend a little time shopping at Tinh Bien border gate market.
Keywords: Ba Chua Xu TempleSam MountainShoppersTinh Biencavemarketgate
VietNamNet Bridge – Visiting Bình Thuan province, you should visit Co Thach tourist area, which is famous for the Hang temple, wild nature and the seven-color stone bank.
Keywords: ThachbankBinh ThuanImagescolorWaveswild
The Hanoitimes - Situated in Nghe An Province, on the shore of the East Sea with the Cua Lo estuary in the north and the Cua Hoi estuary in the south, Cua Lo Beach is one of the nicest beaches in North Vietnam with its white sand and clear blue water.
Keywords: IslandsThe BeachshoreNghe An ProvinceThe East SeavisitThe Hanoitimes
Nhan Dan Online – More than 300 artifacts collected during the Ly, Tran, Le and Nguyen dynasties are on display at the ‘Buddhist Cultural Heritage’ exhibition, which has recently opened at Xa Loi Temple, in Ho Chi Minh City.
Keywords: South East AsiaAs AsiaMonkscontemplateArtifactsOnline
A friend who is fascinated by the Champa culture suggested we join him on the road to the heart of the former kingdom whose most famous temple is located in Ninh Thuan Province.
Keywords: Thap ChamChampaPhan RangnearbyNinh Thuan ProvincetripNinh Thuan
VietNamNet Bridge - With approximately 300 artifacts related to Buddhism through the Ly - Tran - Le – Nguyen dynasties, the exhibition of Buddhism cultural heritage open on May 17 at Xa Loi Temple, 39 Ba Huyen Thanh Quan Street, District 3, HCM City.
Keywords: ImagesArtifactsNguyenbringBien Hoa
VietNamNet Bridge – Since time immemorial, Vietnamese fishermen have built small shrines and temples on islands in the East Sea to pray for safety and good luck during their seafaring journeys. The following is a photo gallery of recently built and renovated Buddhist temples on the Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands.
Keywords: Truong SaIslandsTraditional VietnameseThe East Seahave
VietNamNet Bridge - Affirming that the strange rock is not in the approved list of objects displayed at the Hung Kings Temple, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) has asked Phu Tho province to remove it out of the temple.
Keywords: Hung Kings TemplePhu Tho ProvincePhu ThodispatchHung King Templefoot
The Hanoitimes - President Ho Chi Minh’s poems written in Chinese have been transcribed in calligraphic style and exhibited at the Viet Nam Oil and Gas Group’s Center in Ha Noi. A calligraphy exhibition of President Ho Chi Minh’s poems in Chinese script opened in Ha Noi on May 13 to mark the 123rd birthday of the nation founder (1890-2013). As many as 123 calligraphic works on display represent excerpts from the Vietnamese-Chinese ‘Ho Chi Minh Poetry and Literature’ collection,...
Keywords: President Ho Chi MinhThe Vietnamese LiteratureViet Nam OilPrison DiaryVietnamese ChineseThe Ho Chi Minh MuseumUncle Ho
VietNamNet Bridge - Located on Chanh Hung Road, District 8, Ho Chi Minh City, the walls of An Phu temple are decorated with 30 tons of ceramic pieces from outside to inside. The temple also has two candles that are recognized as the biggest and heaviest in Vietnam.
Keywords: ImagesThe WallKing Tu DucHo Chi Minh City The
Gunmen opened fire on people marching in a neighborhood Mother's Day parade in New Orleans on Sunday, wounding at least 19.
New Orleans Police investigate shooting at the intersection Frenchman Street at N. Villere on Mother's Day in New Orleans, Sunday May 12, 2013.
Keywords: VictimsmotherlineGunmeninvestigateflare upcell phone
The difference in atmos-phere is glaringly evident as we arrive in Da Lat from HCM City.
Keywords: Da LatMonksTuyen LamcenterFlowersarrive