Neu pole lowering, seal opening ceremony celebrates new year Culture - Sports

Neu pole lowering, seal opening ceremony celebrates new year

A ceremony was held at the Hue Imperial Relic Site in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue’s Hue City on January 28 (the seventh day of the first lunar month) to take down the Neu pole (a tall bamboo pole with red garment strips used to ward off evil spirits during the lunar New Year) and open the New Year seal.
Exhibition on ancient Vietnam underway in Son La Videos

Exhibition on ancient Vietnam underway in Son La

The northern province of Son La is holding an exhibition displaying the ancient name and capital of Vietnam on woodblocks from the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) and documentary heritage on the Thai and Dao ethnic minority people in the province.
Vietnamese researchers, designers revive feudal-style Ao Dai Culture - Sports

Vietnamese researchers, designers revive feudal-style Ao Dai

Vietnamese Ao Dai (long dress) continues to defy fashion law, maintaining the quintessence of the Vietnamese identity despite global fashion trends that change like the wind. In the ancient capital of Hue, the traditional Ao Dai still prevails with those designers who retain the passion to preserve and revitalize the feudal-style Ao Dai for future generations.
40-year Hue artifact preservation efforts pay off Culture - Sports

40-year Hue artifact preservation efforts pay off

The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre, since it was founded four decades ago, has preserved and rehabilitated hundreds of ancient relics in the Complex of Hue Monuments and revived some of the most important royal festivals of the Nguyen Dynasty (1802 – 1945).