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Address: 710 Nguyen Trai | Cho Lon, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Busy smoky temple

This temple is in the Chinese quarter and is known as the Temple of the Heavenly Lady and was built around the mid 18th century Look up at the roof which is very ornate with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Andover, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A very nice place as I can say this is look pretty much like a truly local pagoda. A bit small and about 20 mins from the city center to get there by taxi.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Its a pretty temple and good to visit. Me and my partner have been travelling around Cambodia and Vietnam so this temple was a little underwhelming compared to other temples we've seen along our travels. But if you haven't been anywhere yet then yes go to this temple! They have heaps of incense burning everywhere and interesting stories. We saw... More 

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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty cool temple. Tons of burning incense ( and fires) , no monks, turtles and fish outside. Very decorative, heaps of people praying & worshipping. You can buy a coil for next to nothing, light it and it'll get hung up to bring you good luck for a long time- as it burns! A must do!!!!! It's a bit smoked,... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is in the Chinese quarter and is known as the Temple of the Heavenly Lady and was built around the mid 18th century Look up at the roof which is very ornate with ceramic figures on it. There are 2 courtyards with marble tablets and fruits offered plus coiled incense which is constantly being added to so the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Temple was very serene. The Monks were welcoming and their chanting is wonderful. I recommend a visit.

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Brunei Darussalam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quick stop to the temple to learn about its history and the Buddhist belief. The statues on top of the temple are brought from China and are over 100 years old. You will also see the burned coil incense hanging from the ceiling as a sign of thanksgiving for prayers that have been answered by Lady Thien Hau (her... More 

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Roztoky, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

temple which is must with extraordinary athmosphere where someone can maditate and at the end "hang up" his wish under the ceiling...

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Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to visit the city and spent our time to explore the city, The temple was selected to visit, It was very attractive temple.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here as part of a full day tour. It was an interesting wee temple with lots of incense hanging and burning from the celling but if short of time this is not a must do and a wee way out of district one.

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Bethlehem, PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small temple that would be or interest to those who study Buddhism but not overly special for Asia.

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