Hoa Binh’s Khai Ha festival thrills visitors Culture - Sports

Hoa Binh’s Khai Ha festival thrills visitors

The 2023 Khai ha (going down to the field) festival, the biggest traditional folk event of the Muong ethnic group in the northwestern province of Hoa Binh, took place at the provincial level for the first time from January 27 – 29 (the sixth to eighth day of the lunar new year).
Brocade weaving of Pa Then ethnic group Culture - Sports

Brocade weaving of Pa Then ethnic group

The Pa Then people are one of the 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam and primarily inhabit the northern provinces of Ha Giang and Tuyen Quang. Over many generations, the Pa Then people have formed and preserved a diverse and rich culture, most notably a tradition of brocade weaving. This unique cultural feature strongly reflects their spiritual lives and is also a great source of pride.
Hanoi seeks UNESCO's recognition for Mo Muong Culture - Sports

Hanoi seeks UNESCO's recognition for Mo Muong

Hanoi will build a national dossier for Mo Muong to be included in the UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding. Mo Muong is a job and also a performance practiced at funerals, religious festivals, and life cycle rituals by the Muong ethnic group.
Cau Bong Festival becomes national intangible heritage Festival

Cau Bong Festival becomes national intangible heritage

The Cau Bong Festival of the Kinh ethnic group at the Tân Khai Temple relic site in Hớn Quản district, Binh Phuoc province, has been recognised as a national intangible heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Hau Doong festival of Giay ethnic group Culture - Sports

Hau Doong festival of Giay ethnic group

For the Giay ethnic people in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau, the land, forest, and rivers have their own gods. The forest god is the most sacred deity, protecting villagers in their daily life.
Cham ethnics boost eco-tourism from lotus Videos

Cham ethnics boost eco-tourism from lotus

Fragrant lotus ponds now play an important role in the development of eco-tourism in Phuoc Dan town, Ninh Phuoc district, in south-central province of Ninh Thuan. Cultivation of lotus flowers has also provided better incomes for local Cham ethnic people in recent times.