Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province

As a unique cultural destination in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu, Ghositaram Pagoda is considered to be a museum of fine arts showcasing the talent of Khmer artists.

Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
Located in Cu Lao Village, Hung Hoi Commune, Vinh Loi District, the pagoda was built in 1860 and renovated in 2001. Ghositaram has the typical architecture of a Khmer pagoda, consisting of a central chamber, a vihara, an auditorium, a tower, a school, and the monks’ residence. (Photo: VNP/VNA)
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
The Pagoda’s roof contains several layers overlaying each other, forming a sharp top similar to that of a tower.  (Photo: VNP/VNA)
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
Time has created an august and antiquity atmosphere in the pagoda. (Photo: VNP/VNA)
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
Inside the central chamber. (Photo: VNP/VNA)
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
Lacquered pillars with sophisticated patterns. (Photo: VNP/VNA)
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
Statues of scared animals at the pagoda. (Photo: VNP/VNA)
 
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
Exquisite patterns and reliefs at Ghositaram Pagoda. (Photo: VNP/VNA)
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
A relief tells the life of Buddha. (Photo: VNP/VNA)
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
A gong at Ghositaram Pagoda. (Photo: VNP/VNA)

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Discovery Khmer culture at Xiem Can Pagoda

Discovery Khmer culture at Xiem Can Pagoda

The Xiem Can Pagoda in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu has attracted many visitors with its splendid beauty and great hospitality of the local people.

Ghositaram pagoda - unique destination in Bac Lieu

Ghositaram pagoda - unique destination in Bac Lieu

As a unique cultural destination in Bac Lieu province, Ghositaram pagoda is a museum of fine arts showcasing the talent of Khmer artists.

 
 

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