Traditional sculpture

In the realm of traditional art, Vietnamese sculpture has had a significant history of development.


Vietnamese sculpture has been heavily influenced by the three traditional religions, Taoism, Confucianism, and Buddhism, which come from neighboring countries China and India. Examples of found in common houses, temples, and pagodas.

     The main categories of Vietnamese sculpture include:

-         The sculpture of the Funan and Champa kingdoms in South Viet Nam

-         The sculpture of the Chams in Central Viet Nam

-         The sculpture of the Dai Viet in North Viet Nam

The sculpture of the Tomb Houses in the Central Highlands