Built in 1940, Linh Son Pagoda is a peaceful respite located on a small hill in the city and a stroll through here is a quiet pleasure.
We visited here at 16:00 and we discovered we were the only person there except for a lone monk chanting prayers, the steady beat of his bell and drum ringing throughout the temple.
Behind the main hall there is a small garden where city noise seems to evaporate and one is overcome by a sense of calm. A visit here won’t take long but it’s a great stop to hear the birds and smell the magnolia blossoms during an afternoon stroll.
Access it by the stairs or driveway at 120 Nguyen Van Troi Street.
By Cindy Fan.
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