Quan Thanh Temple Hanoi Main Shrine from Side
A large bronze statue sits in the middle of the main shrine at Quan Thanh Temple in Hanoi. The statue, measuring nearly 4 meters tall and weighing nearly 4 tons was cast in 1677 and depicts Huyen Thien Tran Vo, the God who administered the North and after whom the temple was originally named. The Taoist temple dates back to the 11th century and is located close to West Lake (Ho Tay).
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- Quan Than Temple / Hanoi, Vietnam