Three pagodas with the same name Linh Ung are located in three prime locations of Danang City, the three Linh Ung temples form a sacred triangle in the city. It is Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda, located on Thuy Son Islet of one of the five mountains of Marble Mountains; Linh Ung Ba Na pagoda, located on the towering mountain of the “Da Lat of the Central” resort and Linh Linh Beach Bai But, Son Tra, is located halfway up the mountain – Son Tra Peninsula.
- Panoramic view of Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda (Image: ST)
Linh Ung Pagoda Non Nuoc
About 8 km southeast of Danang city center, Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda – Ngu Hanh Son Pagoda is considered as one of the famous landscapes of the Central region and is the pride of Danang people. Linh Ung Pagoda Non Nuoc is also known as Linh Ung Ngu Hanh Son pagoda or Ngoai pagoda.
In the 6th year of Minh Mang’s reign (1825), the king came to Ngu Hanh Son and at the same time rebuilt Tam Thai pagoda, the pagoda was built of bricks and given a sign by the king. the sixties of creation. ” In the 3rd year of Thanh Thai reign (1891) due to the taboo of a King of the Nguyen Dynasty, Ung Chon pagoda was changed to Linh Ung Pagoda, and there was a sign stating “Requests of Linh Ung Tu, the three-year Thanh Thai” (In return to Linh Ung Pagoda, the third year of Thanh Thai). From here, the name is Linh Ung Pagoda to this day.
Located on Ha Thai cluster, Thuy Son mountain, in Hoa Hai ward, Hoa Vang district, Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda stands out with Nhat style architecture. Like Linh Ung Bai But pagoda and Linh Ung Ba Na pagoda, Linh Ung Non Nuoc pagoda also has a white Buddha statue placed on the campus, the statue is 10 meters high, sitting in a position leaning against the mountain and facing towards the mountain. towards the temple.
- The solemn Buddha image at the premises of Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda (Image: ST)
Entering the main hall of the temple, visitors will admire the statues of Shakyamuni Buddha in the middle, the right is the Maitreya Buddha image and the left is Amitabha Buddha, called the Three Buddha. In the middle there is also a Bodhisattva statue, Bodhisattva Samantabhadra and Bodhisattva Van revenge. The two compartments of the sanctuary worship Quan The m Bodhisattva and Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva.
In 1977, the pagoda built a Xa Loi tower of 30m high, including 7 floors. Inside the tower there are worshiped nearly 200 statues of Buddha, Bodhisattva, Arhat. Particularly, the 7th floor is dedicated to the relics of the Buddha and 7 Buddhas. This is the relics tower worshiping the most stone statues in Vietnam.
- Xa Loi Tower at Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda is considered to be the Xa Loi tower worshiping the most stone Buddha statues in Vietnam (Image: ST)
Linh Ung Non Nuoc Pagoda has come a long way with many name changes and restoration. However, the temple always exists in the heart of visitors to pray for a very special situation. Standing in front of the statue of Shakyamuni Buddha higher than 10m, Quan m or walking around the garden, visitors seem to immerse themselves in the realms of the world with the magical charming nature, the calm and serene landscape.
Linh Ung Pagoda Ba Na
- The road to Linh Ung pagoda in Ba Na (Image: ST)
Linh Ung Pagoda Ba Na – located at an altitude of nearly 1,400m on the top of Ba Na in Ba Na Tourism Area, was inaugurated on March 6, 2004.
- Gate of Linh Ung Ba Na Pagoda (Image: ST)
The temple has a large courtyard lined with stone. In front of the temple is a pine tree with 3 different types of leaves. In the main hall, there is another worshiping item that also impresses visitors of the cross is a drum deck as high as 2.4 m. In particular, the majestic Deity Buddha statue, 27 m high, 14 m horizontal pillow, meditated on a 6 m high lotus, the statue was built of reinforced cement by the master Nguyen Quang Xo. The majestic Buddha image amidst the magnificent clouds, sky and mountain. From here, we can see the four picture of the city with Danang Bay, the long coastline from the foot of Hai Van Pass to Son Tra Peninsula, My Khe Beach and the Marble Mountains …
- The largest Shakyamuni Buddha in Vietnam (Image: ST)
From the city of Da Nang, on sunny days, this white statue can be seen striking on the green background of the famous tourist resort Ba Na – Nui Chua. The feeling of fatigue seems to vanish when visitors admire the Shakyamuni Buddha image creating meditation among the largest in Asia. Built on a high mountain, Linh Ung Pagoda in Da Nang is extremely sacred, the delicate architectural features of the pagoda make the meditation atmosphere more pure, the hearts of the temple more ethereal and relaxed.
- Delicately carved pillar (Image: ST)
Linh Ung Beach Bai But
As the largest, newest and most beautiful pagoda in the three Linh Ung pagodas, this Danang Resort is located 10 km northeast of Danang city center, at an altitude of 693m above sea level, and located on Son Tra peninsula.
- Statue of Guan Yin (Image: ST)
Linh Ung Bai But Pagoda on Son Tra Peninsula has just been inaugurated, not only considered as a work imprinted with the development of Vietnamese Buddhism in the 21 st century but also a convergence of heavenly air and air. hearts.
In particular, from a distance on the coastal roads of Son Tra Dien Ngoc, visitors can see the temple with green blue tile roof firmly on the east side of the peninsula. This is considered the largest temple of the city in terms of both scale and art.
An important highlight of Linh Ung Bai But Pagoda is that the Buddha statue of the Buddha is considered the highest in Vietnam (67m). The statue stands with its back to the mountains facing the sea, one hand catches the tam black, the other holds the nectar water bottle as a peaceful drip for the fishermen who are reaching out to sea, bringing many prayers for a peaceful crop. calm sea and peaceful people.
On the crown of the statue is a statue of Buddha To 2m high. There is a diameter of 35m wide lotus. The inner diameter of the statue is 17m wide, 17 stories high and each floor has an altar totaling 21 Buddha statues with different posture shapes called “Buddha righteous Buddha”. In addition to the vents, the 17th floor has a staircase leading to the top of the statue.
At the foot of the lotus of the statue at Da Nang Linh Ung Pagoda, it always attracts a lot of tourists and Buddhists to Buddha and enjoy the compassionate beauty of this unique statue. The landscape of the main hall combined with the Buddha statue of the Avalokitesvara creates a sacred picture, pure, but equally elegant as the place in the future. From the towers of the statue, visitors from the cross can see the entire city, mountains and Son Tra island perfectly.