But Thap pagoda

Update news But Thap pagoda

But Thap Pagoda in the northern province of Bac Ninh was recognized as Special National Relic in 2013 and Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva Statue in the pagoda was named National Treasure in 2012.

PM approves But Thap Pagoda preservation

The overall plan to preserve and promote the values of But Thap Pagoda, a special national cultural historic relic in the northern province of Bac Ninh, has been approved by the Prime Minister.

Ancient But Thap Pagoda continues to enchant locals and tourists

 VietNamNet Bridge – I wouldn’t have had the chance to visit the But Thap Pagoda last week if it wasn’t for my mother asking me to take her back to her favourite pagoda in the country.

Diversifying cruises along the Red River

 VietNamNet Bridge – In keeping with the ancient Vietnamese adage - Best is to live near a market, next best is a life near a river - Vu Thi Hai, a food seller in Ha Noi, recently went about an exploring tour along the Hong (Red) River

Travel back to ancient capital

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