The Venerable Thich Quang Duc Monument, Ho Chi Minh City

The Venerable Thich Quang Duc Monument honors a Buddhist monk who self-immolated at this site to protest the prosecution of his co-religionists. Erected in 2010, the memorial depicts the monk in a peaceful sitting position, wreathed in flames. Arrange to visit The Venerable Thich Quang Duc Monument and other attractions in Ho Chi Minh City using our Ho Chi Minh City itinerary planning site .
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  • The statue is located in the middle of the street, so its hard to miss. Has strong historical significance for the locals. Should be included in your one day itinerary of Ho Chi Minh.  more »
  • Was headed to the nearby secret weapons cellar, which was closed early Saturday afternoon, and double backed here. Very thoughtful site. The lower, right-hand side has some photos and didactics in Vie...  more »
  • In memory of the monk who set himself on fire at this crossroads in 1962 Photo world-famous over the period of the war of the Viet Nam street corner, yet busy, can sometimes go unnoticed... Too bad because it is worth to stop and eventually to collect
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