Bac Le temple
Bac Le Temple (Ba Chua Thuong Ngan Temple) is located in Bac Le village, Tan Thanh commune, Huu Lung district, about 80 km south of Lang Son city.
The ancient Bac Le Temple, hidden in the foliage of the ancient trees hundreds of years old. From the temple gate, can cover a large hilly area in front. Bac Le Temple was built in the 16th and 17th centuries. The temple has been restored and preserved over many years, but still preserves the beauty of architecture and valuable ancient relics such as 19 statues Small jackfruit wood, the horizontal lacquered, engraved carvings delicate.
The most unique feature of Bac Le temple is: The object of worship in the temple is the Goddess Thuong Ngan - one of the three of the Holy Monastery in the worship of the Vietnamese Mother: Master Thuong Thien governed domain Heaven, Master Thuong Ngan govern the mountain forest, Mau Water (Mau Tho) govern the water area. Besides the main object is the Goddess Thuong Ngan, Temple also worship Chua Baby. According to folk, Chua Be is a character who lived in the area, can perform on behalf of the Holy Mother and meet the prayers of the people.
Bac Le Temple is one of the two sacred temples in the North of Vietnam, attracting a large number of visitors to visit the Holy Cross. The festival of the temple is held every year on the 20th of the lunar calendar with activities bearing bold spiritual culture of the Vietnamese people.