In recent years the route from Hanoi to Ninh Binh renovated extremely liberal. From Hanoi to Ninh Binh city center takes just 1 hour 30 minutes, from the central province of Ninh Binh to go more than 10 km more range to Bai Dinh Pagoda.
Bai Dinh Pagoda began and construction was started in 2003 and completed in 2008, so far this is the largest temple and holds many records in Vietnam with an area up to 80 hectares. The architecture of the temple features a large stone structures and monumental architectural imprints Vietnam, the materials used to build the temple from the local ingredients like green stone Ninh Binh, wood quartet set … Article create differences in the architecture of Bai Dinh Pagoda is shown in a dark brown dome shaped curved tail phoenix. What is exceptional in designing Bai Dinh Pagoda which is open space of the temple. The corridors are designed to connect with a garden, patio area … a very ingenious, skillful.
From beach tram to Bai Dinh pagoda gate takes about 10 minutes, both sides to the scenery quite beautiful, cool wind, space. Step through the gate Bai Dinh Pagoda inward is both a space opens overwhelmed, especially with those who come here for the first time. Bai Dinh Pagoda enormous and majestic, private yard with rows km walled enough that visitors were also surprised and admired the enthusiasm investors have built this temple.
According to the order people would go down the corridor to the main power and electricity to the surrounding. Wide corridors and long hun smoking Arhat statues are placed numbered, now has more than 500 statues. To go off the Arhat statues corridor is also a challenge, especially with the elderly and young children. Over 500 Arhat statues placed along the corridor were struck from Ninh Binh Natural bluestone blocks, each about 2.5 meters tall and weighs about 4 tons. Over 500 Arhat represents another 500 guests posture depicting earthly life. Along the corridor itself over a few dozen statues are going to climb the stairs shock level to take guests to electricity Tam. Three Electric set foot in, guests will be awed by the power too beautiful design with shiny bronze statue. A yellow color of brass covered a vast space, spread to the whole atmosphere brings a touch of special sacred places of Buddha. Inside are three giant statues of electricity, each 7.2 meters high statue weighs 50 tons and was cast in bronze monolith. Three statues have been confirmed as the bronze statue The Three largest Vietnam.
From the bell tower, visitors can continue to power Quan includes 7 with electricity nave statue of Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara. Like the other architecture of Bai Dinh Pagoda, Quan also brought electricity feeling real surprise for visitors to the height of the statue is 9.57 meters Quan, weighs 80 tonnes – the statue was as the statue of Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara biggest copper in Vietnam.
In France Chairman also power 5 Buddha statues placed between France Owner 10 meters high bronze, weighing 100 tonnes was confirmed record Shakyamuni statue Vietnam’s biggest copper. Also in power also hangs 3 horizontal image and 3-door hammock is also recognized as the largest Vietnam.
Through the power of three cards, travelers can step off the pitch to reach the 3-storey bell tower, each penthouse has 8 total composite roof to roof with 24-early 24 curved blade. Inside the tower is a bell weighing 36 tons was confirmed record “The largest bell in Vietnam.” Even under this bronze bell is a large bronze drum weighing 70 tons.
By the end of June 2009, after the temple was completed 1 year, 6 Temple has recognized record and to the beginning of 2012 the temple received a record 2 Asia’s largest temple. Although confirmed a lot record but Bai Dinh Pagoda in Ninh Binh celebrities really not by this record that by stunning architecture of the temple. For domestic travelers, they come to the temple to seek a peaceful space, to experience the quiet, airy and look for a sacred spiritual sites. For international travelers, the journey of Bai Dinh not simply a tourist tour spirituality but also a chance to learn more about the culture of Vietnam through the architecture and stone sculpture unique here.