OLD LUCKY BUDDHA
This is 300 years old Buddha statue of late of Le Dynasty (1533-1788). The statue had been kept by the old monk who was Great Grand Father of the family as the family treasure.
The old family still strongly believe that if we pray to the lucky Buddha every day, one day, the wishes of yours come true.This Buddha was enrolled by local government as the local cultural heritage belongs to individual. And strictly prohibited exporting to abroad under the law. From the statue, we can feel how great it is of old Vietnamese sculpture art.
This Steel Buddha was made of old locomotive which is used as soviet union coal carrying Train during World War II Soviet Union donated old Steel Train to Vietnam since 1965 for Second Indochina War and then old scraped train had been made to Buddha statue in late of 1970’sin Hanoi.For several years, this statue had been displayed in Vietnam history museum as the Private belongings Collection and now we display to Temple leaf Spa
OLD LOCATION OF TEMPLE LEAF SPA
The landscape of the old Location of Temple Leaf Spa in early of 1900s.It was the Manufacture d’ OPIUM of Indochine.This opium manufacturer start its business from 1881,Governor Gen. Paul Doumer (1897-1902) sourced cheaper opium in Yunnan and improved efficiency by combining the five existing Indochina opium agencies into a single opium monopoly. and in1905 Saigon’s Manufacture d’Opium was expanded to occupy the entire block of the photo beside
130 YEARS OLD CHINA
Before the colonial era,the China(ceramic) trade was one of the important Business in Vietnam. Old Vietnamese did many ceramic trade by shipping line so, sometimes their ship was sunken by typhoonthesedays, the wreck of ship with many old ceramic and old goods had been found in the abyss of front Vung tau bay.
OLD VIETNAMESE DOOR
A long time ago, old rich Vietnamese house had been installed with transparent pattern-door for house, the reason is that they easily enjoyed the sunshine, but when they need the privacy, they also used curtain for cover the door.
We also apply the original old door to the bath room of temple leaf spa.