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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  • September 29, 2017
    This is a striking statue, and the story behind it is an important part of modern history. Easily walkable, not over run people so a good place to take photos.  more »
  • September 27, 2017
    A fitting monument for monk Thích Quảng Đức who chose to set himself on fire in protest to the persecution of Buddhist by the former Vietnamese government. He was later cremated but his heart remains ...  more »
  • September 27, 2017
    Visited this site where the monk set himself on fire to protest the president of Vietnam trying to force the people who were Buddhist's to change their religion to Catholic. they erected a park across...  more »

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