Society

11th-century stone tower excavated in Bac Ninh

The foundation of an 11th-century stone tower has been unearthed at Dam Pagoda in the northern city of Bac Ninh, 30km northeast of Hanoi, revealing complex features of Buddhist architecture of the period.
Politics

Party delegation visits Buddhists in Hue

A delegation of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation on May 12 paid a visit to the Executive Board of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) at Tu Dam pagoda in the central city of Hue on the occasion of the 2555th birthday of Lord Buddha.
Hue Festival hosts many diverse unique events Culture - Sports

Hue Festival hosts many diverse unique events

The 2010 Hue Festival has stepped into its fifth day with a range of diverse and unique activities, including a science festival, street performances, a “Royal Palace by Night” event and a fashion show of “Ao dai”, Vietnam’s traditional long dress.