On the morning of January 27, which is the 6th day of the Lunar New Year, at the cultural and historical site of Hang Son Temple - Pagoda, Phuong Nam ward, the opening ceremony of the Hang Son Temple - Pagoda Festival in 2023 was solemnly held.
Some musical performances at the opening ceremony.
Comrade Pham Gia Trong - Chairman of the People's Committee of Phuong Nam Ward inaugurated the Hang Son Temple - Pagoda festival in 2023.
Attending the opening ceremony were Mr. Nguyen Chien Thang - Standing PBT of the City Party Committee; Mr. Nguyen Van Thanh - Member of the Standing Board of the City Party Committee, Standing Vice President of the City People's Committee; Mr. Dao Ngoc Son - Member of the Standing Committee, Head of the City Party Committee's Mass Mobilization Committee, Chairman of the City Fatherland Front Committee; Most Venerable Thich Dao Hien - Deputy Head of the Executive Board of Quang Ninh Buddhist Association and a large number of Buddhists, people and tourists from all over the world.
Delegates offered incense to pray for national peace and prosperity.
The cluster of relics of Temple - Hang Son Pagoda was recognized as a Provincial Historic, Cultural and Scenic Site in 1999. The temple is associated with the myth of Bat Hai Dai Vuong - the deity who has helped people and all things to heal. drought and Hung Dao Dai Vuong Tran Quoc Tuan with the victory on Bach Dang River in 1288.
People's relatives and tourists from all over the world come to attend the festival.
Over the years, the Cluster of Temples - Hang Son Pagoda has been cared for, restored and embellished, becoming more and more spacious. Along with Yen Tu Spring Festival, Ba Vang Pagoda, Cong Dinh Temple, Temple Festival - Hang Son Pagoda is one of the historical and cultural spaces that attract visitors every spring.