Since it was opened to the public three years ago, the one-pillar pagoda in Khon Kaen province has become a tourist attraction for Vietnamese, Thai, and other international visitors.
Located in the
Hoang Minh Tam, Chairperson of the Vietnamese Association in KHon Kaen province, said they had built the pagoda to feel less homesick.
The pagoda symbolyses
The one-pillar pagoda is now a venue for many important events of the Vietnamese community in
In 2010, the pagoda was recognised by the Khon Kaen authorities as one of the nine most famous pagodas in the province.
Regarding the spiritual value of the pagoda, Tran Nguyen Truc, the Vietnamese Consulate-General in Khon Kaen said the pagoda will attract visitors from the province and
The construction of the pagoda, as part of the