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Cao Dai Temple

Long Thanh Bac Commune | Hoa Thanh District, Tay Ninh 730000, Vietnam
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Long Thanh Bac Commune | Hoa Thanh District, Tay Ninh 730000, Vietnam
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Reviewed today via mobile

Located in Tay Ninh town, around 100km North-West from Ho Chi Minh City. It’s worth to google some info about Cao Day religion before the visit and then get there before 12pm to see the noon meditation in the central temple, which is really impressive....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a stunning temple! Service is held four times a day, midnight, 6am, noon, 6pm, which is something in and of itself. Tourists are allowed to watch the service on the upper balconies. During service no one is allowed to take photos of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This private trip was organised by our tour company, it takes a while to get to it it's 90km outside Saigon, founded in 1926 this vast complex draws thousands of worshippers a year. The main attraction is the Great Divine Temple, we arrive at about...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a fascinating visit. The temple is extraordinary and we witnessed the miday devotions of the followers.It was aunique experience and the chanting of the devotees created an atmosphere of awe and their commitment to their faith was palpable.We were allowed to capture this...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

In this temple there are many roads that can run motorcycles. There are many temples in a large campus. This is the headquarters of Cao Dai. On the annual festival people come here worshiped very crowded. If you come here to explore the local culture

Thank phi l
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Very nice temple, fantastic architecture. The interior of the temple is also very nice. You can see the followers conducting rituals in the temple. The nun and monk are wearing different coloured robe and the followers wear in white. I do not there is another...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Our third visit over the past 10 Years. About a 2 hr ride from Saigon. All day tours out of Saigon usually combine this Temple with a Cu Chi tunnels visit. The tours time your visit here so you can view the noon time ceremony...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Caodaism (also called the Great Faith for the Third Universal Redemption) was established in Tây Ninh in 1926. It is a highly eclectic religion, combining elements of Buddhism, Confucianism, Christianity, Taoism, and more and its prophets include Jesus, Buddha and even Winston Churchill Joan D'Arc....More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this temple on the way to black mountain. It was spectacular ( as far as temples go). We waited for the midday mass. We also walked around the manicured gardens and park areas. The temple is different to many others as it is...More

Thank andrew s
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

On the road to the Cu Chi tunnels it is worthed to make a stop at the biggest Cao Dai Temple of Vietnam. This unique religion is part of the history of Vietnam.

Thank Kevin V
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Bob T
15 July 2017|
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Response from Lucie02 | Reviewed this property |
Shoulders must be covered. Best yo take a light blouse to put on over a vest top. You also must have knees covered so no shorts.
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sanscott
11 November 2015|
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Response from Dean H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sandra, I'd plan to get there around 11am, that way you can have a look around before the service. Then you can have lunch in the nearby town, This should get you to the tunnels mid afternoon. I agree with the message... More
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