UN marks International Day of Vesak World

UN marks International Day of Vesak

A celebration was held in New York on May 20 to observe the International Day of Vesak, which falls on the full moon of the fourth lunar month or May 21 this year, dedicated to Lord Buddha.
Nha Trang: Festival commemorates Goddess Ponagar Travel

Nha Trang: Festival commemorates Goddess Ponagar

The annual Ponagar Festival, the biggest of its kind in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, opened in Nha Trang city on April 27, drawing a crowd of pilgrims from the surrounding provinces.
Dozens of Hue garden houses to be restored Society

Dozens of Hue garden houses to be restored

As many as 14 typical garden houses in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue will be upgraded in the first phase of a project to preserve and promote the unique values of the houses.
The five-fruit tray at traditional Tet Culture - Sports

The five-fruit tray at traditional Tet

Like most other nations in Asia, the Vietnamese welcome the New Year according to the lunar calendar, and Tet Nguyen Dan (the lunar New Year Day) has long become the biggest festival of the nation.