Enthralled by the unique beauty of the incense villages throughout 3 regions of Vietnam

The incense making profession is present throughout the North, Central and South regions. However, each village has its own unique, different beauty and is a destination that attracts many tourists and photographers.

The unique beauty of the incense making villages throughout 3 regions of Vietnam.
No one knows how long ever incense stick has been deeply rooted in Vietnamese people's minds as traditional culture. It is believed that when burning up, incense smoke will be a fanciful link between the two visible and invisible worlds, between real and spiritual life. Villages making traditional incense still continue their sacred work, contributing to preserving that cultural beauty.
The unique beauty of the incense making villages throughout 3 regions of Vietnam.
Hanoi: Quang Phu Cau village on the outskirts of Hanoi is one of the famous, long-lasting incense-making places with "age" over a century. Not entirely creating finished products, the village here specialize in making incense sticks. After that, incense sticks will be moved to other places to make a complete incense stick.
The unique beauty of the incense making village Ha Noi.
Amidst the modern life, despite the flow of time, the capital still has a very quiet, peaceful, traditional corner. At this point, you will see the red lotus petals of the incense sticks wrapped into bundles covering the whole village. Looking from above, the yard is covered with incense sticks like a red flower garden in beautiful sunshine.
The unique beauty of the incense making village in Ha Noi.
Hue: The dreamland of the ancient capital is also known as one of the places with a long tradition of making incense. Thuy Xuan is a typical suburb of incense making in Hue. If the village of Hanoi is outstanding with the deep red color flooding the courtyard, then come to Hue, visitors will admire the brilliant world with different colors such as bright red, brick, banana green, dark green, yellow, purple ... very eye-catching.
The unique beauty of the incense making village Hue.
In order to produce satisfied products, bring the typical flavor of Hue, the incense stick must go through many strenuous stages and the worker's skill. The ingredients for making incense are not simple but complex with the five spices of herbs such as cinnamon, cardamom, pine buds, cloves, star anise, accompanied by grapefruit pods, dried grapefruit flowers, cinnamon, eucalyptus ... to create different fragrances.
The unique beauty of the incense making village in Hue.
Tay Ninh: Tay Ninh is like the land of traditional craft villages. In which, Long Tan hamlet, Long Thanh Bac commune is famous for incense making village. The finished incense sticks are not as yellow as usual, which are yellow, brown of leaves and dried flowers. Unlike Hue, Tay Ninh incense sticks are simply yellow or brown. Not curling each bundle, people here sunbathe sticks on long shelves.
The unique beauty of the incense making village in Tay Ninh.
The main material for making incense is the kapok leaves. After being purchased, the leaves are dried and then ground into powder. The leaf powder mixed with water and a quantity of powder for aromas such as cinnamon, bass ... will produce a mixture of incense powder. The scent of the incense is not strong, but it is very light and deep.

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