Mountain ebonies vibrate Hanoi streets Society

Mountain ebonies vibrate Hanoi streets

Mountain ebonies (ban flowers in Vietnamese), which are signature of northwestern mountainous region of Vietnam, have bloomed vividly in Bac Son and Hoang Dieu streets in Hanoi.
Ban flowers bloom across Dien Bien Videos

Ban flowers bloom across Dien Bien

As March comes, the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien is blanketed with white Ban flowers. It’s also the time for the annual festival named after the most beautiful flower in the region.
Artist longs to preserve ethnic lullabies Society

Artist longs to preserve ethnic lullabies

With an ability to sing in five ethnic minority languages, artist Cao Minh Hien wants to preserve the rhythms as a way to keep their traditional culture alive through generations.
Pu Mat National Park Travel

Pu Mat National Park

About 130km southwest of Vinh in Nghe An, Pu Mat National Park is known not only for its splendid landscapes but also for the mysteries of the Dan Lai ethnic group with the habit of sleeping upright.
Ethnic minority’s cultural traits preserved Videos

Ethnic minority’s cultural traits preserved

Nghia Lo district in Yen Bai province is home to 17 ethnic minorities, with nearly half Thai people, who are renowned for various folk songs, dances and traditional customs. To preserve these diverse
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Then heritage in Vietnamese cultural life

Those who have visited Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic people in the northern mountainous region of Vietnam are often astounded by traditional Then singing, which is accompanied by a handmade gourd lute called “Dan tinh” or “Tinh Tau”.