Secret of ancient grave in moutain

Monday - 29/09/2014 04:11
Scattered in the cliffs on the rugged mountain along Da river the territory of Suoi Bang Van Ho district of Son La province, many ancient burial cave recently discovered....
Scattered in the cliffs on the rugged mountain along Da river the territory of Suoi Bang Van Ho district of Son La province, many ancient burial cave recently discovered.
Thanks to surveys, researches, scientists have approached and sampling some caves with large amounts of wood coffin. Such as Tang Me Cave, Na Loi Cave, Khoang Tuong cave.

Start Climbing to the tomb
Tang Me Cave is a large stone roof, with 12 meters in hight, width of 17 meters, 16 meters in depth, far f-rom No Loi village about 2.5 km to the east. Cave was discovered inside the tomb was buried with 30 coffins made of wood (Dalbergia tonkinensis Prain - a good wood, no termites, withstand rain and sun). near to Tang Me Cave, Na Loi Cave contains 36 wooden graves and Khoang Tuong including 7 wooden grave. The wooden coffin graves are skillfully crafted f-rom wood to double inside hollowed trough, two key first manipulated the "first boat dovetails". Some of the coffins are carved finely serrated (waves).
Results of analysis of carbon C-14, the grave was 1240 years ago. The burial in the wood is an ancient customs f-rom natural conditions and wishes to die safety and transcendence. Tang Me Grave Relic have cultural historical value and anthropological material of ancient people that it is necessary to be continued to study carefully.
According to archaeologists, in Vietnam, besides the unique burial in Van Ho of Son La province discovered in Quan Hoa district, Thanh Hoa province along the Da River.
the national vestige 
Considering that this type of burial it has cultural history values ​​and anthropological material of ancient people should be conserved, preserved for research, and study. On 05 March 2014, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued Decision No. 523 / QD-BVHTTDL recognized archaeological burial cave of Tang Me, Suoi Bang Commune, Van Ho district, Son La province national monuments.

Burial was hung in the cave
    F-rom km64 on Highway 6 along Highway 43 about 30 km, turn to the northeast 18 km, bordering the banks of the Da River, to the center of Suoi Bang commune, Van Ho district of Son La province. Approaching Tang Me tombs, scientists and tourists can not explain why more than one thousand years ago, humans have carved, trim to large, solid wood such skillful? what are the burial customs of the group of people? particularly how to put the big and heavy coffin on the risky cave and in a way that until now remains and the coffin without rotten, decompose? . This is the mystery and wonder waiting for explanations f-rom scientists and tourists explored, researched and answered.
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