Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Inside the Temple of Literature

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Temple of Literature, Hanoi, Vietnam

Inside the Temple of Literature in Hanoi, Vietnam

One of my favorite places in Hanoi, this well preserved temple is a peaceful and serene retreat from the chaotic streets outside.  Founded in 1070, and dedicated to Confucius, the Temple of Literature was Vietnam’s first university.

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.” _Confucius

Confucius, Temple of Literature, Hanoi, Vietnam

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