On the occasion of the spring, the people nostalgic to Yen Tu, the convergence of cultural essence spiritual. Here, people will be purified to pray peace blessing.
Yen Tu Festival is a festival held in the historic area and scenic Yen Tu starting January 10 to the end of the third lunar month. In recent years, Yen Tu has become a place of spiritual, ecological and tourist cultural tourism, attracting domestic and foreign tourists to visit all year round.
Geographical location of Yen Tu historical and scenic area Historical relics are located in Thuong Yen commune and Phuong Dong commune, in the West – North of Uong Bi city, Quang Ninh province. The ruins of old Yen Tu extend to both the area of Vạn Trân, Hồ Thiên (Đông Triều District).
Mount Yen Tu belongs to the Dong Trieu arc, 1,068m high in comparison with sea level. From the past, Yen Tu has many names: Tuong Son (White Mountain), Phu Van Son (Mount May Mountain), Linh Son (Sacred Mountain) and is known as one of four “Phuc sacred sacred “of Jiaozhou.
In the old days, King Tran Nhan Tong lent his throne to his son, Tran Anh Tong, and went to the Buddha’s realm. A lot of women and women went and advised him to return but they were not allowed to plunge into the stream of suicide. King of Compassion for them should set up a temple to promote uan, from which the temple and the stream called the Oan Coc Cup. The pagoda was restored many times, hidden in the bushes of trees to the stream in the winding in front.
In the famous paintings in our country, Yen Tu is a relic combined harmony and fascinated by two aspects: the depth of history and the mysterious beauty of nature. (internet photo source)
From Goodness Cup is climbing up high and difficult to go. On the road is the old parts of about 700 to 800 years old, the body is very solid, the roots spread the road surface as large python crawling into the steep stairs to go. Go to the slope of the elephant, the ancient tradition of King Tran Anh Tong to visit Hoa Yen Pagoda – the place where Tran Nhan Tong’s monastery, all must go down the palanquin to the pagoda. Beside the slope of Voi Thuong is Hon Ngoc, on the top there are many towers and graves, moss lime. It is the eternal resting place of the abbot of Yen Tu Pagoda.
In the famous paintings in our country, Yen Tu is a relic combined harmony and fascinated by two aspects: the depth of history and the mysterious beauty of nature. It is the pristine beauty of ancient meditation, which contains information about the past, about man and the times.
In the Ly dynasty, early in the Tran dynasty, Yen Tu was the place where Buddhist monks and nuns practiced Buddhism: Thien Quang, Vien Thong, Dai Dang, Dao Dao, Hue Tue. When King Tran Nhan Tong came here to cultivate and establish Truc Lam Zen, Yen Tu became the Buddhist center of our country. Over the past 1000 years of history, architectural works on pagodas, am, towers and ancient precious relics from the Ly, Tran, Le, Nguyen are still hidden traces, hidden in the jungle. Yen Tu is sacred museum of cultural architecture, museum animals, plants rich. Here, the identity of the Vietnamese nation, thought and soul of Vietnam is very clear.
Linh Son Yen Tu has gone subconsciously, is the pride of the people of Vietnam and the admiration of international tourists.
With rich natural conditions, diverse with historical, cultural and tourist values, Yen Tu is a place where favorable conditions exist in scientific research in the fields of history and culture. tourism, ecological environment, biodiversity, gene source protection, etc., to serve the socio-economic development of the locality, contribute to the cause of construction and protection Country.
Yen Tu is associated with the glorious history of the Vietnamese people in the fight and victory in the invasion of the North, the West and the construction of the country. Yen Tu became one of the brilliant symbols of the spirit of independence, self-reliance and self-reliance of the Vietnamese people.
Yen Tu is a collection of historical relics, spiritual culture famous of the country, is a rich and fascinating treasure of history and legend. (internet photo source)
Yen Tu is associated with the name and career of Tran Nhan Tong, a great king in the cause of building and defending the country.
Yen Tu is the place where King Tran Nhan Tong Buddhism, birthplace Zen Buddhism Truc Lam Yen Tu, Buddhism Vietnam, a Zen line is unique in this world. In Him very clearly, interlocking three factors real human beings, the upper and enter the founder of Zen Buddhism Trúc Lâm Yen Tu, Buddhism of Vietnam.
Yen Tu is a collection of historical relics, spiritual culture famous of the country, is a rich and fascinating treasure of history and legend. Yen Tu also preserves historical and cultural relics of the Ly and Tran periods and historical, cultural and civilization markers of the time.
So, every spring, people come here with great respect. Coming to Yen Tu, people are like pilgrimage to the realm, really pure and revered.