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One Pillar Pagoda

Thursday - 22/11/2018 04:55
One Pillar Pagoda is located in the heart of Hanoi capital. Near Ho Chi Minh Museum, One Pillar Pagoda along with "Khue Van" is one of the long-standing cultural relics, a symbol of Hanoi capital thousand years of civilization. Visiting Hanoi if you miss this particular pagoda is definitely a shortcoming.
One Pillar Pagoda is one of the most unique architectural features in Hanoi. Located in the relic of Dien Huu Pagoda, Thanh Bao village, Quang Duc, Ly Dynasty, now One Pillar Pagoda in Ba Dinh near Ho Chi Minh mausoleum. The temple was built in October 1049 lunar year. According to the history books, the temple was built according to a dream of King Ly Thai Tong (1028 -1054). Telling that, there is a wrong King Ly Thai Tong dreamed that Quan Yin Buddha sitting on the lotus and led him to the station. The king told me about the temple and was recommended by the monk Tue temple building and the king was based on the design of the monk to build this temple.
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(photo of the pagoda)

The temple is designed entirely from wood based on the lotus flower image is hatched. The middle column symbolizes the lotus body, above which is the lotus root, inside which is the statue of Quan Yin to worship. In 1105, King Ly Nhan Tong expanded the architecture of the pagoda and built more Linh Chieu Lake. Today, only the small pagoda is composed of Lotus Flower, the length of each pagoda is 3m, curved roof, the stone pillar is 4m high, 1.2m in diameter. The stone pillars are two pieces that overlap one another. Next is the system of leverage to keep the temple balanced. The uniqueness of the pagoda architecture One column true to its name. It was built on a round pillar rising out of the water like a lotus flower rising out of the lake. The lake surrounds this square, built of blue glazed tiles. Up to now, One Pillar Pagoda has been restored and embellished many times. One Pillar Pagoda is not only unique architectural beauty but also symbolizes the development of Vietnam in the historical period of King Ly. Therefore, in April 1962, the pagoda was classified as a historical monument, architectural art. Being one of the symbols of Hanoi Capital, One Pillar Pagoda has great religious and cultural significance. It has the spiritual meaning that forefathers leave to their descendants.
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Come to One Pillar Pagoda you can combine to visit many famous places such as:
  • Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
  • Ho chi minh museum
  • Quoc Tu Giam Temple
  • Tran Quoc Pagoda
MEANS TO TRAVEL TO A POTASSIUM Bus routes to One Pillar Pagoda:
  • Gia Lam Pagoda - One Pillar Pagoda: Car 22 (22 minutes)
  • From Baoshan Heaven - One Pillar Pagoda: Vehicles 16, 32, 09 (57 minutes)
  • From Giap Bat Bus Station - One Pillar Pagoda: Xe 32, 09 (31 minutes)
  • From Hanoi University of Pedagogy - One Pillar Pagoda: Vehicle 34 (22 minutes)
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golden legend diamondVisiting One Pillar Pagoda you can stay at the hotel:
  • TU House Hanoi: Ba Dinh District, Hanoi (0.3 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Hanoi La Siesta Hotel Trendy: Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi (1.4 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Hanoi Golden Holiday Hotel: Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi (1.5 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Golden Legend Diamond Hotel: Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi (1.7 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Hanoi Marvelous Hotel & Spa: Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi (1.6 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Little Hanoi Deluxe Hotel: Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi (1.6 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
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( Kreampie Kone )
  • Sparta Beer Club: 165 Thai Ha Red River Tower, M Floor (4,179 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Fuji - Japanese Cuisine: 5 Ong Ich Khiem Ba Dinh (0 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Twenty Coffee: 20, Le Hong Phong Street, Ba Dinh (0.1 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Kreampie Kone Hot Spots: 18 Le Trien Dien Bien, Ba Dinh (0.3 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Cong Dome: 32 Dien Bien Phu (0.5 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • Salmonoid Restaurant: 32C Cao Ba Quat, Ba Dinh District (0.6 km from One Pillar Pagoda)
  • KOTO Van Mieu Training Restaurant : 59 Van Mieu Dong Da (0.7 km from One Pillar Pagoda)


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