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People in a village in the northern central province of Thanh Hoa have contributed money to build a temple to worship a whale skeleton.
The temple to worship the whale skeleton
Most of the households in Hung Thanh Village, Hau Loc District have lived on fishing for many generations.
In early 2004, while fishing at sea, some villagers found a dead whale drifting to the shore, after preserving the carcase for seven months, they brought to its skeleton to the village to clean it.