Ca tru strongly alive in its homeland Videos

Ca tru strongly alive in its homeland

Ca tru or ceremonial singing is a complex form of sung poetry found in the north of Vietnam which has been preserved and revived in many localities nationwide. In the atmosphere of a new spring.
Discovering one of oldest pottery villages in Southeast Asia Destinations

Discovering one of oldest pottery villages in Southeast Asia

Truong Thi Gach, 82, of the Cham ethnic group, is from a very long line of ceramic artisans. Her great-great grandmother made pottery, and now, her own great-granddaughter works in one of the oldest pottery villages in Southeast Asia, located 10km from the central coastal city of Phan Rang in Ninh Thuan province.
Phu Tho: 14 more Xoan singing artisans recognised Culture - Sports

Phu Tho: 14 more Xoan singing artisans recognised

Additional 14 people in the northern province of Phu Tho have been presented with the “Xoan singing artisan” title in recognition of their contributions to preserving and promoting the value of the UNESCO-recognised intangible cultural heritage.
Hanoi artisan weaves silk from lotus Society

Hanoi artisan weaves silk from lotus

Phan Thi Thuan in Hanoi's My Duc district is the first artisan in Vietnam who can make silk from lotus stems. After 40 years of working with silk, she decided to make silk from lotus 2 years ago.
Artisan, student share passion for folk music Videos

Artisan, student share passion for folk music

Over the years, the ‘dan bau’ (monochord) has been revamped by many generations of Vietnamese instrumentalists to feature not only in solo performances, but also as part of orchestras performing on do