Vietnam win one more silver at SEA Games
VietNamNet Bridge – The men's volleyball team won the final silver
medal for Viet Nam at the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore this
morning, June 16.
Photos: Vietnam celebrates Buddha's birth
The Day of
Vesak - or the day of Buddha's birth - was celebrated at Quan Su Pagoda
in the capital city yesterday by the Viet Nam Buddhist Sangha (Order of
National Assembly opens 9th session in Hanoi
Prime Minister receives RoK legislator, German press hails late President Ho Chi Minh, Deputy PM meets with former Lao leader, Late President’s 125th birth anniversary marked abroad, East Sea issues lie at heart of seminars in France
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Viet Film Fest to kick off with ‘Huong Ga’, Queen Mother’s rickshaw to be displayed in Hue, Watercolours paint a picture, HCM City to host 2nd Vietnam Book Day next week, Ceremony worships Deities of Earth and Crop in Hue
2015 pen-brush ceremony raises controversy
The New Lunar Year pen-brush opening ceremony, a
long-lasting cultural tradition, turned out to be controversial as the
leaders of the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) did not
actually write the script.
Coming-of-age rituals of the Dao Tien in Cao Bang
VietNamNet Bridge – It is a custom of the Dao Tien ethnic group in
the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang that married men will be
recognised as mature by the community following the “Cap Sac” ceremony,
whereby he will be given a new name.
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Notre Dame opera to open in HCM City; Royal ceremony revived in Hue; Hang Trong book claims top prize; Vietnamese puppetry shows feature Andersen tales; Famous paintings recognized as national treasure
SEA Games opens with a bang
VietNamNet Bridge – Myanmar officially opened the 27th Southeast
Asian (SEA) Games yesterday (Dec 11) with a flashy ceremony in the
capital of Nay Pyi Taw.