Temple of the Buddha's Relic (Xa Loi pagoda), Ho Chi Minh City

Known for its inner walls depicting the life of the Buddha, Temple of the Buddha's Relic (Xa Loi pagoda) once served as the center of the opposition to the Diem government. In 1963, the sanctuary was ransacked and all of its 400 nuns and monks were placed under arrest. Later, the temple became the site of several self-immolations by monks opposed to the regime and the war with the U.S. Plan your Temple of the Buddha's Relic (Xa Loi pagoda) visit and explore what else you can see and do in Ho Chi Minh City using our Ho Chi Minh City online road trip planner .
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  • That's place you should to go with family if you came to HCMC..because this is very nice place and quite..you will feel peacefull..i will come back  more »
  • The temple is beautiful. High top. The temple can be seen from anywhere. Also famous for its large painting of Buddha. In fact he looked impressed. Be sure to visit.
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  • This is a short trek from the central area but easy enough to reach on foot. The effort isn't really worth it though as there's not too much to see in this small, run down pagoda. Needs some proper pa...  more »
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  • Historic and beautiful pagoda. Used to be headquarters of anti givernment Buddishm movement in 1963
  • My first visit inside Buddhist pagoda. Very beautiful place, people are friendly and let us in.
  • Not a spectacular pagoda. There are some nice plants on display. Not much to do but take a few quick pics.
  • The place is nice and it is a truly original worship place for budists. Although the place is far and there is not much to see, it is interesting to watch locals in their praying. (*forbidden to enter in shorts, sandals or tanktops)
  • NAM MÔ A DI ĐÀ PHẬT .Chúc mọi người một ngày An Lạc

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