Ngoc Son Temple
The temple was built on Ngoc island in Hoan Kiem Lake with Tower Pen, Radio Research, Huc Bridge (bridge park the morning light), Dac Nguyet floor (floor is white), Tran Ba families (families waves) and Temple main clusters of historic architecture - the art and beauty, landscapes typical of the capital. Dao Ngoc Son ancient statue known as Er (elephant ears), King Ly Thai To moved the capital to Thang Long named Jade Statue, to the Tran Ngoc Son changed. Legend has it that, at the mound in the reservoir rock, is the first female in this dance. Le King, Lord Trinh also built Khanh Thuy Ngoc Son in place of amusement. At the end of Le, Ngoc Son Pagoda Buddhist construction. To the Nguyen Dynasty, Wenchang temple converted - Imperial Army, then worship is dynamic coordination Tan, The Empire (ie, Quan Van Truong), Buddha Amitabha and especially general Tran Hung Dao. This represents the three religions co-existing notions of the Vietnamese.
In the eighteenth Tu Duc (1865), Nguyen Van Sieu scholars to reconstruct the temple stood. New Temple fix up more land and build stone embankment around, Tran Ba home construction, a bridge from the east coast north to the bridge called The Huc.
Old monopoly on the mountain, he built a stone tower, brush the top of the tower, tower body is carved three words "Ta Thanh Thien" (write on blue sky), which is now known Tower Pen. Next door is a book called the Radio Research, a research on a set of ink stone peach half lengthwise duo, featuring teams of three frogs. Research engraved on a card about the use of the research level in terms of philosophy. Later hailed as: The Best Family radio pen.
Port from outside the walls into two sides, one side of the table dragon, a tiger inside a table, represents the noble two tables giving the names of people pass, giving the artist more and try to go through e-learning .
Huc bridge name means beautiful retain the sun's light. Huc bridge leading to Ngoc Son Temple Gate, also known as Dac Nguyet Lau (floor is white) shade tree that, in the middle of a luxuriant vegetation, like water rising from below.
The main temple consists of two star connected, the first temple to the north and worship Van Xuong Tran Hung Dao. Object placed on a pedestal in the harem of about 1 meter high rock, the two sides have two stone stairs. Wenchang statue stood, holding a pen. The southern house Tran Ba (strike wave - indicating that the pillars stand between the wave unfair contemporary culture). Family square with eight roofs, two-story roof support columns, eight, four stone column, four columns of wood.
Although the temple is a new architecture, but Ngoc Son Temple is a typical spatial and architectural artifacts. The combination of the temple and the lake has created an overall architecture Heaven - Human merge, creating the ancient beauty, harmony, posted on the temple and lake, conjure the feeling of stained between man and nature . The temple and the lake has become the evidence recall the nostalgia of the nation's history, awaken legitimate pride, patriotism, and spirituality, a sense of Vietnam before the survival of the nation .