Ba Thien Hau Temple, Ho Chi Minh City

View a prime example of 19th-century Chinese temple architecture at Ba Thien Hau Temple. This temple is frequented by a wide variety of worshippers and tourists. The site is dedicated to the goddess Thien Hau, who is said to be able to save people facing trouble out at sea. Take note of the ornate exterior roof, decorative lanterns, and wooden theater models. When you enter the temple, you will find a partially covered courtyard, altar, and burning incense. Plan my trip to Ho Chi Minh City with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.
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  • This temple is well used by the local population. Many believers come there to pray for good luck and worship Chinese gods. Old temple with beautiful handcrafted arts also attract foreigner tourist gr...  more »
  • I wouldn’t recommend a big detour just to visit this one but if you re in the are then it is well worth a look. Situated in the heart of China Town this is a functioning temple where the local Chinese...  more »
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  • This is a very awesome place of worship. Close to other very popular Temples but this one which honours the sea goddess similar to Chinese Mazu is very old and a visual masterpiece. If you only visit one temple this should be on the list.
  • A very beautiful temple have been coming here for the last ten years. A very peaceful and mindful place...
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