Hanoi to fete divine mothers Culture - Sports

Hanoi to fete divine mothers

Mother Goddess worshippers, as well as those curious about the practice, can enjoy performances dedicated to the deities at a cultural festival in the capital next month.
Close to 250 troupes join Chau Van singing festival Culture - Sports

Close to 250 troupes join Chau Van singing festival

Thousands of performers from 250 amateur art troupes from all over the country have flocked to the capital city of Hanoi to take part in the 2014 Chau Van Singing Festival, Nguyen Khac Loi, Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, said on October 13.
Bac Giang hosts Chau Van singing festival Culture - Sports

Bac Giang hosts Chau Van singing festival

Hundreds of artists from across the country gathered at a Chau Van (spiritual singing) festival held in the northern province of Bac Giang on April 19 by the Vietnam Centre for Research and Conservation of Culture and Belief.
Committee set up to seek recognition for Chau van Culture - Sports

Committee set up to seek recognition for Chau van

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has assigned the Vietnam Institute of Culture and Arts Studies to host and cooperate with relevant agencies to compile a dossier on Chau van singing to seek UNESCO recognition as intangible cultural heritage.