The temple on Saigon River islet

EN VietNamNet - A trip to the elaborately decorated Phu Chau Temple is a nice respite from the relentless pace and concrete jungle of central HCM City.

Thai police begin raid on Buddhist sect's temple

Yahoo News PATHUM THANI, Thailand (AP) — Hundreds of police in Thailand are carrying out a raid on the headquarters temple of a controversial Buddhist temple sect to detain its chief, a monk facing

Thai junta imposes control on influential temple

Yahoo News The head of Thailand's junta used a law granting him full powers on Thursday to impose control on the influential Dhammakaya Temple, whose former abbot has resisted questioning on money

Hue Temple of Literature

EN VietNamNet - In Hue, the old capital of Vietnam, the Temple of Literature majestically lies on the bank of Perfume River, to the west of the Citadel, just 1km from prestigious Linh Mu pagoda.

Thanh Hoa whale temple

EN VietNamNet - People in a village in the northern central province of Thanh Hoa have contributed money to build a temple to worship a whale skeleton.

Thai police put pressure on controversial Buddhist temple

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police have put more pressure on a controversial Buddhist temple whose leader is wanted for alleged money laundering and related crimes involving millions dollars of embezzled

Explore Vietnam's special ancient temple

VietNamNet Bridge – Hon Ba Temple in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau is one of the most special temples in Vietnam. It was built in 1781 to worship the Thuy Long goddess.

Explore special ancient temple in Vung Tau

VietNamNet Bridge – Hon Ba Temple in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau is one of the most special temples in Vietnam. It was built in 1781 to worship the Thuy Long goddess.

Waiting for a repair, Saigon’s oldest temple now on the brink of collapse

'It will collapse any moment and it needs urgent intervention.'

First Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi ready by end 2017: businessman

The first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi will be ready to welcome worshippers by the end of 2017, a businessman overseeing the project said on Tuesday. The temple is being built on land donated by the

Thai police prepare to raid scandal-hit temple, arrest abbot


Thai police prepared to raid a Buddhist temple north of Bangkok on Thursday and apprehend its influential abbot, a justice ministry unit said, the latest twist in a series of scandals that has

Walking tour of Quan Thanh Temple, Ngu Xa

VietNamNet Bridge – Friends of Vietnam Heritage will host a city walk to Quan Thanh Temple and the Ngu Xa area on Saturday from 9am to 12.15pm.

Tigers seized from Thai temple


Wildlife authorities raid Thailand's infamous Tiger Temple, taking away three of the animals and vowing to seize more.

US President may visit Ngoc Hoang Temple

Ngoc Hoang (Jade Emperor) is a pagoda more than 100 years old in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City. US President Barrack Obama may visit the temple on the afternoon of May 24. Let’s view the temple

Tranh temple and the story of the Tranh River Genie

Hai Duong province has rich historical and cultural traditions and a number of festivals that reflect folk beliefs of the Red River Delta. Tranh Temple in Ninh Giang district is a famous and holy

Shirley Temple's rare blue diamond ring fails to sell at auction

A 9.54-carat rare blue diamond ring once belonging to the late ShirleyTemple, one of Hollywood's most famous child actors, failed to sell at a New York auction on Tuesday, where it had been estimated