04.06.2021, 10:01

Top 15 most famous pagodas in HCMC

Going to the temple the first day is the tradition of Vietnamese, HO Chi Minh City-the southern land focuses on many famous temples that are of ethnic culture. Speaking to Ho Chi Minh City or also with the name of Saigon, people often think that the city is not asleep, bustling day and night, one of the most developed cities in our country. But there are also works, spiritual activities towards the roots bearing the many spiritual values of the city, the sacred temple, unique. Not only attract the people of the vicinity to the an bridge, but also a lot of visitors to the city to admire. If you want to go to the temple of Buddha on the big occasions, bridge an, pray for Tet holidays to spring, or want to find a peaceful, tranquil place to settle the soul of mind according to the Temple bells, do not ignore the temple. Make sure not to go far, around HCMC is also full of unique pagodas for us to visit, there are some virtual corners for me to comfortably check in as well as abroad.

Phap Hoa Pagoda


Top 15 most famous pagodas in HCMC

The pagoda is decorated with a lot of beautiful lanterns

Phap Hoa Pagoda is a famous temple in Saigon that attracts very crowded Buddhists to Bai. The temple was established in 1967 and belongs to the Northern tribe. Around and on the temple, there are many green trees and a small lake offering peaceful and tranquil beauty. The main power is decorated with a large altar with statues and paintings depicting the Buddha-born landscape of the Reverend atmosphere.
Standing from the bridge of Le Van Sy, you will see pictures of the Temple show the beautiful and sparkling blue waters with poetic cool water. Just watching from the distance has felt the peaceful beauty poetic of this temple. In the holidays of Vesak, the whole temple is hanging in the lantern to create a spectacular view.
Address: 870, Truong Sa, Ward 14, District 3


Jade Emperor Pagoda


The temple was visited by President Obama

The Jade Emperor Pagoda was started construction from 1892 to 1900 with an area of 2000m2. Also known as Phuoc Hai Pagoda in the heart of the city. The temple is of Chinese architecture and is now storing beautiful wooden sculptures and very valuable. Besides, the site also has a beautiful Lotus lake for the blossoming flowers cool, there is a turtle lake with a number of thousands of children. It is the birthplace of the Buddhist tortoise to visit the temple. In the temple there are many works of art: paintings, worship, Church, blue, and incense... Material: wood, ceramic, paper.
Jade Emperor Pagoda is known as the most sacred ancient temple in Saigon. The people who visit each other sacred stories about the temple – where you just need to be mind and touch his statue, Mrs. Moon, the Holy model will pray for you, and pray for the love. Therefore, every occasion, Tet, and all day often people are spilled to the very crowded Jade Emperor pagoda. The Jade Emperor Pagoda is recognized as the heritage of the National Art Architecture in 1994. It is also more famous when President Barack Obama visited the 5/2016 month.
Address: No 73, Mai thi Pomegranate Street, Dakao Ward, District 1


Vinh Nghiem Pagoda


Vinh Nghiem Pagoda is not only famous holy but also has unique architecture

With its large campus, Thanh Tinh, Vinh Nghiem Pagoda is a point of Buddhist temples in the city and the neighboring provinces and cities. Located on a low hill, surrounded by mountains and rivers, it creates a beautiful ancient and quiet pagoda. The temple was started construction in 1964 – a large, beautiful temple, equipped with the most elegant facilities in Saigon. The temple architecture is very unique with a 7-storey stone tower, a pagoda-bent corner in the north, and the middle of an Falun wheel, the corners are sculpt. The pattern, the textures are carved in the cultural style of the everlasting – earthly culture. Both the name and architecture of the temple are sampled from a wooden temple in Bac Giang, the center of the lam Yen son. In the temple, it is also carved into the famous pagodas of the country and some Asian countries.
Address: 339 Nam KY khoi Nghia, Ward 7, District 3, HCM City


Pho Quang Pagoda


Pho Quang Pagoda in Tan Binh

Pho Quang Pagoda owns beautiful scenery and is very pure because lies at the end of a small road. It is a long-life temple in the Northern tribe. Whenever you visit the temple, you can hear birds chirping. On the day of the full moon or Vesak, the temple attracts a large amount of Buddhists to give incense, bridges an.
Address: 64/3 Huynh Lan Khanh, Ward 2, Tan Binh District


Hoang Phap Pagoda


Hoang Phap Pagoda is also a well-known temple in Ho Chi Minh City

Hoang Phap Pagoda is located in hoc Mon district, built in 1957. Through several stages of reconstruction, upgrading, the temple is one of the beautiful architectural works with extensive grounds with many tall trees shade all year round creating a pure space. The temple architecture is the ancient style of the northern temples with 2 floors of red tiles and curved corners. The pagoda was constructed extremely well with the foundation, column, ceiling, momentum, the roof is molded with fortified concrete. The walls are constructed of tiles, on the outside with ceramic tiles and surfaces in paint. Brick undergarments Use the imported granite tiles of Spain. The door, Bao Kam, the worship are made of precious wood, elaborately carving station.
Hoang Phap Pagoda also often organizes teaching courses and memorials that attract a myriad of Buddhist religious followers in Saigon and surrounding areas to visit and participate. In particular, there is a summer retreat that attracts thousands of students to participate. Summer Retreat is a healthy, spiritual environment that balances physical and spiritual life.
Address: Tan Thoi 3 Hamlet, Tan Hiep commune, hoc Mon district


Thien Hau Pagoda


Wat Ba Thien Hau there are many different names in Chinese is the Temple of Heaven, Vietnamese people called the Temple Mrs. Cho Big, Chinese called the Temple Pho, is one of the oldest history of Chinese temple in Saigon. The temple is of great value not

Wat Ba Thien Hau there are many different names in Chinese is the Temple of Heaven, Vietnamese people called the Temple Mrs. Cho Big, Chinese called the Temple Pho, is one of the oldest history of Chinese temple in Saigon. The temple is of great value not only in history but also on architecture and ancient artifacts.
Thien Hau Pagoda, built in 1760, is a temple dating from 200 years old. Due to being the Chinese temple so in the design of Thien Hau Pagoda also brings characteristic characteristics of Chinese architecture with 4 houses connected together. The temple's architecture was recognized as a national Art relic in 1993. After years of existence, Thien Hau Pagoda retains a unique ancient architecture despite undergoing several times of overhaul and repair.
Besides the value of architectural art, sculpture, antique artifacts, there is another value that is not only a place to meet the belief needs but also the gathering and mutual support of the Vietnamese people of Chinese descent (Guangdong). At present, the temple still has a fairly crowded celebration, and many young people are looking to take good pictures.
Address: Only 710 Nguyen Trai Street, Ward 11, District 5.


Quoc Tu pagoda


Located on the 3/2 Road in the intersection of Le Hong Phong and 3/2, Quoc Tu Pagodala has been visited by numerous Buddhist monks in the vicinity, contemplating the Buddhist temple. The campus is extensive, planting a lot of old trees that shine all year round. The scenery, the Buddha scene is arranged accordingly create a dignified, pure space. The temple is not only sacred but also brings a historical significance, spirituality to the people of the South in particular and the people of the country in general. The temple consists of 7 floor towers and Buddha scenes for Buddhist nuns, close to sightseeing, incense and worship.
Address: 244 Street Ba Hai, District 10


Giac Lam Pagoda


Giac Lam Pagoda owns the typical architecture of the temples in southern Vietnam

One of the beautiful temples in Saigon, the oldest of the oldest goods in Saigon, dating from 1744. Giac Lam Pagoda is also known for many other names such as son Can Pagoda, cam son or Cam. This temple has a typical architecture for the temples in the south, with a master type of the three-typeface, consisting of 98 columns of Prop. The interior is furnished with 113 antique statues with many different materials that are incredibly beautiful. The temple now holds a lot of historical, cultural, architectural art and sculptures, precious religions such as raging Africa, the opposite, altar, ancient church... A separate collection of La Han is the most pronounced evidence for Buddhist development in the south. Another special feature with the other pagodas is the use of almost 7,500 pieces of a plate along the two walls of the Buddha, the Tower, the West road, the roof. With this point, the pagoda is established by the Vietnam Record Book Center as a temple with the most number of decorative disks in Vietnam.
Address: 118 Lac Long Quan, Ward 10, Tan Binh District


Xa Loi Pagoda


It can be said that the Xa Loi Pagoda was one of the first temples of Ho Chi Minh City built in a completely new architectural style

The temple was named Xa loi because it was built to worship the Buddhist irrigation Department. The pagoda owns the completely new architecture and the landscape is very beautiful. The temple structure includes the main electric Buddhist temple of Shakyamuni, lecture, library, bell tower, Office, group, Street-boys, release room books, increased room, living room. Highlights of the pagoda are the tallest bell tower in Vietnam with 7 floors. Each floor is used to worship a Buddha. The highest floor of the tower is used to hook the Great red bell in the amount of 2 tonnes. The temple's glorious Bell, inspired by the far-right author of the Ancient "Bell Pagoda". Besides, the temple is a historical testimony of the struggle of Buddhists against the dictatorship of Ngo Dinh Diem when the period of religious persecution and suppression.
Address: 89 BA Huyen Thanh Quan, Ward 7, District 3


Van Duc Pagoda


Van Duc Pagoda

Van Duc is a temple famous for having the highest main palace among the temples in Saigon with a height of 43.5 meters. It is the highest current main building, built in modern architectural style. Visit Saigon City, especially if you want to find a pure place to get rid of the sorrow, fatigue in your heart, do not ignore this ancient, dignified and sacred temple.
Address: 23/4 to Ngoc van, Tam Phu Ward, Thu Duc Dist., HCM City Hcm.


Nam Thien De Nhat Tru Pagoda


Nam Thien De Nhat Tru Pagoda is built like a lotus in the middle of a large Lotus lake

As a pillar pagoda in the south, Hoa Thuong was built by dung in 1958 and completed in 1977. The pagoda was built according to the architectural style and pattern of Thang Long Tower (one Pillar Pagoda of Hanoi) from the carved lines, very sophisticated pattern to the way of worship, but made from reinforced concrete instead of wood. The pagoda is built on a big pole, located in the heart of the Lake Dragon, below the lake is a lot of flowers blooming with beautiful charm. The temple also features a statue of Buddha Germany weighing up to 61 kg, minted by precious metals. The temple was built with the aim of being a scenic place for everyone to admire. It is also the place for the distant children to love to remember the homeland.
Address: 100 Dang van Bi – Binh Tho Ward – Thu Duc District – HCM City


Phu Chau Floating Temple


Phu Chau Floating Temple

As a psychic site dating over 300 years, located in the heart of Vam Art River, Ward 5, go Vap District HCM CITY. The center of Maitreya Buddha and the temple of Buddha temple like hybrids and patterns. The beautiful and eye-catching temple architecture with its ancient features and two hundred different small and large dragon statues are placed in many places on the temple grounds. This is also the famous pilgrimage in Saigon, the island of Buddhists visited the bridge of the Buddha on the 1st, full day, Tet Holiday...
Address: 173/36/7B11 Duong Quang Ham, Ward 5, go VAP District


Hinduism Temples – Sri Thenday Yuthapani


Hinduism Temples – Sri Thenday Yuthapani

The temple is located in the city centre, right at the corner of Parteur and Sun Ton, District 1. The people of this place are called pagodas. The temple carries a typical Hindu architecture, with plenty of ventilation doors. The highlight of the temple is the terrace with a strange statue with many people and gods arranged into a tower.
The temple has been designed to be quite breathable, with a large cathedral located in the center, surrounded by arches. So the pagoda is cool, light-flooded. The temple is not only an Indian community but also many tourists in and outside the country are interested in visiting.
Address: 66 ton that greeting card, District 1.


Buu Long Temple


Not only known as the sacred place in Saigon, but also impressed by the architecture is very delicate

Buu Long Temple also known as the Buu Long family Monastery, located in District 9, HCMC, was first built in 1942. The temple has a campus wider than 11 hectares, located on the West Hill on the left bank of Dong Nai, in the national cultural History Park. Buu Long Temple possesses a very beautiful architecture with Gotama Cetiya stupa 3 floors 56 high Floor worship Buddha and the scriptures increase the brilliant yellow, the largest scale in Vietnam... With a capacity of over 2,000 people with a visit to see the Buddha benefits. There are also four towers around the name: the Tower of Birth, the tower of worship, the Tower of Dharma, Nirvana Tower. Temples belonging to the original Buddhist sect, built according to the architectural features of temples in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar..., combined with the architecture of the Temple of Nguyễn. The front of the stupa is a beautiful semicircular blue lake. The temple has the main power, raise the sugar, street boys, increase the road, the road, the ventricular meditation, the Institute, NI Xa and the ventricular of the nun, Tinh...
Standing from a distance, you can easily see the pagoda through the sparkling yellow stupa on the blue sky. People living around the temple call this the Thai temple, because at first glance, it will give you the feeling that you are traveling to Thailand. This is a "Thai-style" check-in location in Saigon which is popular with many young friends visiting. Visit the Pagoda for free, send the car without money but there is a German money box that you send.
Address: 81 Nguyen Xikien, Long Binh Ward, District 9


Khanh an Monastery


The temple features unique Japanese architecture

The location is quite new, but Khanh An Monastery is a rich Buddhist architecture in the land of cherry blossoms in the Saigon. Come to the Buddha, explore the unique architecture of Khanh An Monastery. With the design orientation according to Japanese architecture, Khanh An Monastery became different from other temples in Ho Chi Minh City today. The point of the convent is that the main color is the wood brown, the white color of lime and the yellow color of decorative pattern. Around the campus are wooden lamps, hexagonal paper glued usually seen in festivals or at the entrance to the Temple of Japan. If not sure anyone thought these scenes were taken in Japan.
Now visit the pagoda and send the car in the temple absolutely for free. You should choose to take weekdays to avoid the crowded. The most beautiful shooting time of the day is about 4 p.m., when the sun is about to dive, it's not difficult to get sparkling shots.
Address: 1055/3D National Highway 1, An Phu Dong, District 12


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