Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple

Cua Ong temple is known as the only place that worships the largest number of relatives of national hero General Tran Quoc Tuan, who defended the nation against northern invaders. Photos: VNA

Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
The temple is dedicated to Tran Quoc Tang, an outstanding general of the Tran dynasty and the third son of Tran Quoc Tuan. Photos: VNA
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple

There are 34 intricately carved statues in the temple. Photos: VNA

Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Along the way from the Lower temple to the Upper temple, visitors can admire the beauty of Bai Tu Long Bay dotted with its numerous large and small islands.
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple

The landscape is rare and beautiful.

Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
The Cua Ong Temple festival is held every even year and lasts for three days from the 2nd to 4th of the second lunar month with a number of ritual and festive activities. Photos: VNA
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple

Another festival is held on the third day of the eighth lunar month to commemorate the death of the General.

Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
The festival features an opening ceremony and a palanquin procession from Cua Ong temple to a shrine in Trac Chan commune where the General was drifted in, and then back to the temple.
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple

Cua Ong temple is located in the Cua Ong ward, Cam Pha town, Quang Ninh province.(Source: VNA)

Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Cua Ong temple is closely linked to the tradition and religious culture of local people. The temple festival is the biggest of its kind in Cam Pha, attracting crowds of visitors.(Photo: VNA)
 
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple

Cua Ong temple is known as the only place that worships the largest number of relatives of national hero General Tran Quoc Tuan, who defended the nation against northern invaders.(Photo: VNA)

Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
The temple is dedicated to Tran Quoc Tang, an outstanding general of the Tran dynasty and the third son of Tran Quoc Tuan along with the general’s aids.(Source: VNA)
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple

There are 34 intricately carved statues in the temple. Its architecture is unique and comprises of Lower, Middle, and Upper Temples. (Photo: VNA)

Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
Quang Ninh,Cua Ong temple
The temple is dedicated to Tran Quoc Tang, an outstanding general of the Tran dynasty and the third son of Tran Quoc Tuan. Photos: VNA

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