Cao Dai followers celebrate biggest annual festival Society

Cao Dai followers celebrate biggest annual festival

Cao Dai followers in the southern province of Tay Ninh and neighbouring localities celebrated their biggest festival in the year to pray for good weather, national peace, and prosperity on October 1 – the 15th day of the 8th lunar month.
Kite making preserves Vietnamese rural souls Culture - Sports

Kite making preserves Vietnamese rural souls

When reminiscing about the early years as a child, perhaps many Vietnamese people will remember traditional games as the most beautiful part of their childhood memories. The kite flying could present the best those unforgettable puzzle pieces of them.
Vietnam Buddhist Sangha suggests virtual Vu Lan gatherings Society

Vietnam Buddhist Sangha suggests virtual Vu Lan gatherings

The Executive Council of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) has requested VBS provincial and municipal executive boards, training establishments, and places of worship to organise Vu Lan Festival 2020 in the virtual form amid the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19.
Choan Then village – where smiles of Ha Nhi ethnic children shine Travel

Choan Then village – where smiles of Ha Nhi ethnic children shine

Choan Then is an ancient village dating back over 300 years in Y Ty commune of Bat Xat district, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai. Home to 57 households of the Ha Nhi ethnic minority group, it is not only renowned for “nha trinh tuong” (rammed earth house) but also impresses any visitor with bright smiles of its “small angels”.
Cultural preservation of time-honoured coastal villages Videos

Cultural preservation of time-honoured coastal villages

For centuries, the customs and practices of fishermen have denoted the traditional cultural characteristics of coastal regions. However, under recent pressure from the developing economy, these traditional cultural features are facing a number of challenges. Here’s a story from the central province of Quang Nam.
Huong pagoda welcomes flocks of tourists Travel

Huong pagoda welcomes flocks of tourists

Within the first five days of the Lunar New Year 2020, Huong Son – Perfume (Huong) pagoda relic complex in Hanoi’s outlying district of My Duc welcomed some 150,000 tourist arrivals.
Hanoians pray for good luck at pagodas Society

Hanoians pray for good luck at pagodas

At the mid-point between the old and new year, many people came to Ha pagoda in Hanoi to pray for good luck. This is also a beauty from many generations of Vietnamese people.