28 mai 2014

Treasured Hue communal house faces challenges

Under threat: Ho Dung, chairman of the Phu Nhuan Ward, talks about the dilemma of protecting the Duong Pham communal house. — VNS Photo Phuoc Buu THUA THIEN – HUE (VNS) — The 200-year-old Duong Pham communal house in Hue is in ruins despite its historical and architectural values. All the wooden structures of the house, which was designed based on the style of nha ruong (wooden house with many beams and pillars), have collapsed. Altars that were once set for gods and the founders of the village lie exposed to both sun and rain. ... [Lire la suite]
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