Palanquin procession prays for prosperity
2/15/2019 3:29:07 PM (GMT+7)
On February 13 (the 9th day of the Lunar New Year), people gathered in Minh Khai commune, Vu Thu district, Thai Binh province for the palanquin procession as part of the Phuong Vu temple festival.

Aza, new rice celebration of the Pako
2/14/2019 7:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
In the last month of the lunar year, ethnic people in A Luoi mountain district of Thua Thien Hue province celebrate Aza, the New Rice Festival. It’s one of the most sacred religious events of the Pako and Ta Oi groups.


 
Original features of the Mong's New Year ceremony
2/12/2019 8:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The Mong people are an important part of the community of 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam, with a population of about one million people.

A guide to the top items which bring luck for the year ahead
2/12/2019 3:18:30 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnamese people often purchase items and dishes that they believe will bring them good luck and avoid bad omens on the first few days of the New Year.


 
Ede ethnic people’s traditional Tet dish
2/12/2019 11:36:23 AM (GMT+7)
Yao leaf soup is an essential dish of Ede ethnic people during Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.

Tết customs in the Nguyen royal court
2/11/2019 12:18:37 AM (GMT+7)
 Tết Nguyên Đán (Traditional Lunar New Year) is the biggest among traditional festivals for the Vietnamese people. Today, many ancient customs are still practised in the former royal capital.


 
Banh gio, softest rice dough dumpling
2/11/2019 12:01:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Banh gio (rice dough dumpling with minced pork and wood ear mushrooms inside) is favoured as a breakfast dish and as an after-school supper dish for children.  

Pink blossoms symbolise luck for Tet
2/10/2019 11:49:28 PM (GMT+7)
 ietnamese people also use many kinds of flowers and plants to decorate their house in this special period, including peach blossoms.


 
"Banh Chung" - The soul of Vietnamese New Year
2/10/2019 11:44:27 PM (GMT+7)
 "Banh Chung" is a traditional cake of Vietnamese people during Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays. For the Vietnamese, making Banh Chung is an ideal way to express gratitude to their ancestors and homeland.

Agricultural rituals and wedding customs of the Bo Y ethnic people
2/9/2019 11:18:00 AM (GMT+7)
 The Bo Y have the smallest population of the 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam and live in the northern border province of Ha Giang. 


 
‘Then’ singing practitioners strive to preserve their traditional tunes
1/23/2019 2:50:15 PM (GMT+7)
‘Then’ singing is a unique folk art practiced by Tay and Nung ethnic groups in north-eastern localities, including Lang Son province.

Phu The cake: An eternal symbol of the love of husbands and wives in Vietnamese culture
2/9/2019 1:10:21 AM (GMT+7)
 Well, everything has its own story and with the wedding season vibe in the air, today’s story is about Phu The cake – one of the symbolic specialties of Vietnamese wedding culture.


 

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