Poetry lovers in for a treat Culture - Sports

Poetry lovers in for a treat

The 12th Vietnamese Poetry Day, to take place at Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam ( Temple of Literature ) in Hanoi on February 13-14, is being eagerly anticipated by poetry lovers.
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Famous sites featured in Vietnamese currency

Vietnamese currency, dong or VND, features special cultural destinations in the country, namely Hoi An bridge pagoda in central Hoi An town, Luong Dinh Estrafe and Phu Van La in central Hue imperial city, Pavallion of the Constellation of Literature in Ha Noi, Ha Long Bay in northern Quang Ninh province and the childhood house of President Ho Chi Minh in central Nghe An province
Symbol of Hanoi to be restored Culture - Sports

Symbol of Hanoi to be restored

The Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam Centre for Cultural and Scientific Activities and municipal authorities are working hard to restore Khue Van Cac (the pavilion of the constellation of literature) – the symbol of Hanoi.
Art performances kick off Tet in Hanoi Culture - Sports

Art performances kick off Tet in Hanoi

Hanoians and foreigners living in the city will experience the Traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival’s joyful atmosphere by attending a wide range of cultural and art performances held during February in the capital city.
Khue Van Cac chosen as Hanoi’s symbol Society

Khue Van Cac chosen as Hanoi’s symbol

The Khue Van Cac (the pavilion of the constellation of literature) in Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature ) is the symbol of Hanoi, according to the Law on the Capital City, whish was approved by the National Assembly on November 21.
Hanoi honours outstanding graduates Society

Hanoi honours outstanding graduates

A total of 382 outstanding graduates from Hanoi’s universities and institutes in 2012 and 24 top scorers of university entrance exams have been honoured at the Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature) in Hanoi.
Festival highlights books and reading culture Culture - Sports

Festival highlights books and reading culture

The two-day Book and Reading Culture Festival 2012 has drawn in a large number of book worms and lovers to Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature), which is Vietnam’s first university, in Hanoi since its opening on April 21.