Phong Dat - Vietnamese traditional toy Travel

Phong Dat - Vietnamese traditional toy

“Phong Dat” (clay statue) is a traditional folk toy of Vietnamese children in the past, as well as an item used in temples and pagodas for worshipping rituals.
Father’s legacy helps sons keep village craft alive Society

Father’s legacy helps sons keep village craft alive

Like many other craft villages around the country, a village making kitchen god statues in Thua Thien-Hue province struggles to survive in the market economy. But one family has set aside economic rules to preserve the craft.
Giant painting session to brighten Children's Day Society

Giant painting session to brighten Children's Day

A total of 365 children from different ethnic groups and countries will paint a record-breaking canvas to send a historic message as part of the activities to celebrate International Children's Day in Hanoi on June 1.