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Ba Thien Hau Temple, Ho Chi Minh City

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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. Add Ba Thien Hau Temple and other attractions to your Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary using our Ho Chi Minh City vacation builder.
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  • Impressive Chinese temple, part of our guided tour of the city we spent over half an hour here, took many photos and made an offering. Our guide was very knowledgable which helped us understand the si...  more »
  • was expecting a crowd but surprisingly quiet.. architecture is old and probably qorth just a visit to pray to ma zu goddess... chinese believe that you can pray for partners or babies.. pray away  more »
  • Not being of this religion, this temple felt like many of the others. Plenty to ornate details and a nice peaceful place to pop into if you're in the area.  more »

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