Where is Linh Coc Pagoda? Coming to Ninh Binh, tourists enjoy the majestic landscapes of famous places such as Tam Coc, Bich Dong, Trang An tourism area, Bai Dinh pagoda, etc. Located in the Tam Coc Bich Dong complex, there is a temple that is a sacred place high in the mountains and rivers – Linh Coc Pagoda. Any tourist coming here cannot help but visit this ancient temple. Please refer to Luxtour’s article below to discover what Linh Coc Pagoda has to offer!
Linh Coc Pagoda is located in the Tam Coc Bich Dong complex in Coi Khe village, Ninh Hai commune, this pagoda is only about 500m southeast of Bich Dong pagoda. The pagoda faces west, with a view in front of a water field with a very charming landscape. You can visit Linh Coc Pagoda in the spring to pray for peace in the new year for your family and relatives, combined with visiting Tam Coc Bich Dong and other locations.
Explore the beauty of Linh Coc Pagoda, Ninh Binh
The way to visit Linh Coc Pagoda is along the north road, you will encounter three gates, on top are 3 Chinese characters “Coc Tien Linh”.
Through Tam Quan is the “Nhat Chinh Path” road to enter the pagoda, a few dozen meters long. Visitors turn right and turn east to reach the pagoda area. The large pagoda yard is right at the foot of the mountain, on both sides of the yard are ancestral churches. 3 compartments facing northwest, place statues of monks worshiping A Nam Da and the Western Patriarch, with high noses, curly hair, and very majestic beards.
The groom’s house has 5 rooms, facing southeast. Dien Mau has its back to the mountainside, facing southwest, built in the style of the letter “Tam”. The harem is a space to worship the Three Holy Mothers including: Mother Thuong Ngan, Mother Thoai, and Mother Lieu Hanh. The incense burner consists of 3 compartments worshiping the Holy Mother Council, 5 compartments in Tien Duong, the last compartment on the left has a bell hanging.
To get to Linh Coc Pagoda, visitors must go through the south entrance of Dien Mau and climb up 83 stone steps on the mountainside to reach it. The pagoda is located halfway up the mountain, about 30 meters higher than the brick yard. People have used mountain caves as temples. The outer chamber is up to 20 meters high, the floor is flat and wide, used as the front hall of the pagoda, there are two statues of Dharma Protectors, the cliff on the right hand side has a bell hanging.
Favored by nature, Linh Coc Pagoda has become a spiritual tourist destination in the Tam Coc Bich Dong complex that many tourists come to worship and visit. Visiting Linh Coc Pagoda at any time of the year is beautiful. If you go in the spring, you will be immersed in the bustling festival space at the beginning of the year. At this time, people travel and worship at pagodas to pray for peace at the beginning of the year. Or if you are not a person who likes crowded places, you can visit Linh Coc Pagoda in the summer around May. This is the time when Tam Coc’s rice is ripe and covered with golden yellow, from the door of Linh Coc Pagoda you can see it all with your own eyes. beautiful natural scenery
When you have the opportunity to go on a tour to Ninh Binh, you can truly understand why Linh Coc Pagoda is famous for its charming and sacred mountain and water landscape. This is a destination that many tourists are looking for. When returning to the tourist land of Ninh Binh, it is certainly understandable.