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Discover Quan Thanh Temple – one of the famous temple in Hanoi
Updated at Saturday, 04 Nov 2017, 10:34
From many amazing Vietnam Popular Destinations, Quan Thanh Temple is one of traditional places in Hanoi. Quan Thanh Temple is located at the crossroads of Thanh Nien Street and Quan Thanh Street, near West Lake, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi.
Built during the reign of King Ly Thai To (1010 - 1028) and renovated many times, the temple is also called Tran Vu temple, since it is dedicated to Huyen Thien Tran Vu. Quan Thanh temple is an important historical and cultural place in Hanoi.
To protect Hanoi from bad spirits and influences they built four sacred temples in the four wind directions of the city of which Quan Thach temple is the protector of the North. The other three temples are Bach Ma (East), Kim Liem (South) and Than Linh Lang (West).
Quan Thanh temple attracts visitors for its famous special and beautiful structure and religious cultural place.In the past, it raised the question whether the legend of this place is true or not. There are many talks that this place should be one legendary place in Vietnam. It is now considered one of the Vietnam Popular Destinations after many discussions.
The complex consists of a beautiful gate, bronze statue, bronze bell, shrines, carved poems, banyan trees and much more. From the temple’s gate, you will see a majestic 3-door entrance which was built of large stones with a bell tower on its top. It is typically structure of many Vietnam Popular Destinations.The tiger standing in front of the temple is considered to be the guard of the temple.
Passing through the gate is a large yard shaded by a banyan tree with a basin of goldfish and a rock work. Going inside the temple, visitors will be caught by the giant black bronze statue of Huyen Thien Tran Vu which is 3.72 in height and four tons in weight.
Quan Thanh temple is also renowned for the woodcarving. Many wooden structures in the temple were carved skillfully with different shapes and patterns such as four sacred animals, fish, fir trees, bamboo trees, flower baskets, swords and daily activities on the heaven and the earth. They are really a beautiful and fantastic combination. This place also has one of a great secret that many tourists and researchers have been looking for it.

 
Quan Thanh Temple is one of traditional places in Hanoi.
Quan Thanh Temple is one of traditional places in Hanoi.
Quan Thanh Temple front door.
Quan Thanh Temple front door.
Quan Thanh Temple is located at the crossroads of Thanh Nien Street and Quan Thanh Street, near West Lake, Ba Dinh District, Ha Noi.
Quan Thanh Temple is located at the crossroads of Thanh Nien Street and Quan Thanh Street, near West Lake, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi.
 
Built during the reign of King Ly Thai To (1010 - 1028) and renovated many times, the temple is also called Tran Vu temple, since it is dedicated to Huyen Thien Tran Vu.
Built during the reign of King Ly Thai To (1010 - 1028) and renovated many times, the temple is also called Tran Vu temple, since it is dedicated to Huyen Thien Tran Vu.
Quan Thanh temple is an important historical and cultural place in Hanoi.
Quan Thanh temple is an important historical and cultural place in Hanoi.
To protect Hanoi from bad spirits and influences they built four sacred temples in the four wind directions of the city of which Quan Thach temple is the protector of the North.
To protect Hanoi from bad spirits and influences they built four sacred temples in the four wind directions of the city of which Quan Thach temple is the protector of the North.
Quan Thanh temple attracts visitors for its famous special and beautiful structure and religious cultural place.
Quan Thanh temple attracts visitors for its famous special and beautiful structure and religious cultural place.
In the past, it raised the question whether the legend of this place is true or not.
In the past, it raised the question whether the legend of this place is true or not.
There are many talks that this place should be one legendary place in Vietnam.
There are many talks that this place should be one legendary place in Vietnam.
It is now considered one of the Vietnam Popular Destinations after many discussions.
It is now considered one of the Vietnam Popular Destinations after many discussions.
The complex consists of a beautiful gate, bronze statue, bronze bell, shrines, carved poems, banyan trees and much more.
The complex consists of a beautiful gate, bronze statue, bronze bell, shrines, carved poems, banyan trees and much more.
This place also has one of a great secret that many tourists and researchers have been looking for it.
This place also has one of a great secret that many tourists and researchers have been looking for it.
Ho Ha - Tuyet Nhung
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