Nguyen Cong Tru Temple Festival

Nguyen Cong Tru Temple Festival
Nguyen Cong Tru Temple Festival

Location: Nguyen Cong Tru Temple is located along Highway 10, 2km Phat Diem town, Quang Thien commune, Kim Son.

When: November 13th to November 15th lunar month

Meaning, Purpose: remembrance acknowledgment Nguyen Cong – an economist and a prominent poet in the history of modern Vietnam.

Nguyen Cong Tru Temple Festival is the biggest celebration of the coastal residents Kim Son district of Ninh Binh province to thankful for desiring of Nguyen Cong Tru. The festival takes place from November 14th to November 16th lunar month to commemorate the day of his death.

– The worship: Offering incense at the temple, Nguyen Cong Tru Quang Thien commune, Kim Son district. There is usually involvement of many villages in Kim Son district. It is a unique festival with the participation of both Buddhist and Christian.

– The festival: Organization games on river branch of Vac, a special festival of coastal residents. The festival also has a singing competition “ca tru” – types of folk that related more to Nguyen Cong Tru.