Vanishing Saigon

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Thien Hau Pagoda

14 May, 2010 (16:01) | Historical Sites, Religious Sites | No comments

This large and bustling pagoda, filled with both worshipers and travelers, is dedicated to Thien Hau. While this goddess represents the virtues of filial piety and altruism, her most memorable attribute is her ability to ride the clouds over oceans. This particular gift allows her to rescue sailors in danger, and has given her a […]