Famous statues of the Virgin Mary in Vietnam

This journey to discover the most famous statues of the Virgin Mary in Vietnam will take you to admire the unique and magical features.

The Basilica of Our Lady of La Vang is located in Hai Lang district, Quang Tri province. According to the information page of Our Lady of La Vang Pilgrimage Center, the statue of Our Lady of La Vang here is dressed in traditional Vietnamese ao dai, creating a unique and symbolic feature. Photo: Le Tran Minh Duy.

The Basilica of Our Lady of La Vang is located in Hai Lang district, Quang Tri province. According to the information page of Our Lady of La Vang Pilgrimage Center, the statue of Our Lady of La Vang here is dressed in traditional Vietnamese ao dai, creating a unique and symbolic feature. Photo: Le Tran Minh Duy.

The Basilica of Our Lady of La Vang currently belongs to the Archdiocese of Hue. This place is widely known as one of the largest pilgrimage centers in Vietnam. Photo: Yoanes Naftalianto.

The Basilica of Our Lady of La Vang currently belongs to the Archdiocese of Hue. This place is widely known as one of the largest pilgrimage centers in Vietnam. Photo: Yoanes Naftalianto.

Tra Kieu Marian Center is located in Duy Xuyen district, Quang Nam province. The statue of Our Lady of Tra Kieu here has a bare head, hair hanging down to one side, one hand holding the Baby Jesus, the other holding a scepter... Photo: Thanh Thao Tran Ngoc.

Tra Kieu Marian Center is located in Duy Xuyen district, Quang Nam province. The statue of Our Lady of Tra Kieu here has a bare head, hair hanging down to one side, one hand holding the Baby Jesus, the other holding a scepter… Photo: Thanh Thao Tran Ngoc.

The area of ​​the statue of Our Lady of Mang Den is a famous place in Kon Plong district, Kon Tum province. Many people also call this the statue of Our Lady with One Hand, a unique detail that makes the statue almost unique. Photo: Binh Huynh.

The area of ​​the statue of Our Lady of Mang Den is a famous place in Kon Plong district, Kon Tum province. Many people also call this the statue of Our Lady with One Hand, a unique detail that makes the statue almost unique. Photo: Binh Huynh.

The statue of Our Lady of Ta Pao is located on Ta Pao mountain in Dong Kho commune, Tanh Linh district, Binh Thuan province. According to the Ta Pao Marian Center information page, the statue is cast in white cement, 3 m high, placed on a 2 m high pedestal. Photo: Hoang Nam.

The statue of Our Lady of Ta Pao is located on Ta Pao mountain in Dong Kho commune, Tanh Linh district, Binh Thuan province. According to the Ta Pao Marian Center information page, the statue is cast in white cement, 3 m high, placed on a 2 m high pedestal. Photo: Hoang Nam.

The statue of Our Lady of Bai Dau was built on the western slope of Big Mountain in Vung Tau. According to the information page of Ba Ria Diocese, the monument is 32 m high, placed at an altitude of 60 m above sea level, depicting the image of the Mother of God holding up the Baby Jesus, facing the sea. Photo: Garmonizacia

The statue of Our Lady of Bai Dau was built on the western slope of Big Mountain in Vung Tau. According to the information page of Ba Ria Diocese, the monument is 32 m high, placed at an altitude of 60 m above sea level, depicting the image of the Mother of God holding up the Baby Jesus, facing the sea. Photo: Garmonizacia

According to the information page of the Archdiocese of Ho Chi Minh City, the statue of Our Lady of Peace in front of Notre Dame Cathedral is carved from white Carrara marble from Italy. Since 1959, the statue has been placed in the position it is today. Photo: Nguyen Hong Ngoc.

According to the information page of the Archdiocese of Ho Chi Minh City, the statue of Our Lady of Peace in front of Notre Dame Cathedral is carved from white Carrara marble from Italy. Since 1959, the statue has been placed in the position it is today. Photo: Nguyen Hong Ngoc.