Thien Minh pagoda
  
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Thien Minh pagoda (Photo: internet)
Thien Minh pagoda (Photo: internet)
Built in the 20th century, Thien Minh pagoda is situated in Dien Bien Phu street, Truong An ward, Hue city.

Its heyday started in 1930 when Venerable Quang Loc worked as the abbot of the pagoda. Later, it became a majestic place of worship thanks to the contribution of the next abbot, Venerable Khe Chon.


The worshiping space at Thien Minh pagoda (source: internet)

Venerable Quang Loc, the disciple of Venerable Giac Bon (Tu Quang pagoda) is the 43rd generation of Linji meditation and the 9th generation of Lieu Quan meditation. Venerable Quang Loc was appoined as the deputy of Tang Gia Thua Thien in 1936. In 1944, he was the chief of the management board of Linh Quang Buddhist School. In 1949, he became the abbot of Tu Quang pagoda. The Venerable passed away in 1950.


Inside Thien Minh pagoda (source: internet)

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