Hue Monuments Conservation Centre has just kicked off a promotion programme, "Golden Tourism Week at Hue Heritage Site", phase 1 (April 22-28) at various relics under the Hue Heritage Site system.
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Overseas Vietnamese held the first Hung Kings festival in Berlin on April 9 to commemorate the legendary founders of the nation in Vietnamese history.
A palanquin procession at Hung Kings festival - Illustrative image (Source: VNA)
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Palanquin procession and offerings rituals were held on April 4 with the participation of five communes in the northern province of Phu Tho to honour the Hung Kings, the legendary founders of the Vietnamese nation.
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The 6th Ban Me Thuot Coffee Festival and the 2017 Cultural Festival Highlands Gongs will be held in Buon Ma Thuot City in Dak Lak Province from March 8-13.
A wide range of coffee brands are displayed in the 6th Ban Me Thuot Coffee Festival. (Photo: KK)
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Several cultural experts have protested about a barbaric buffalo hanging ritual after a photograph depicting the killing was recently posted online from a spring festival in Yen Bai Province last year.
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Wanna join a traditional wedding of Cham ethnic minority people in south-central Vietnam? Binh Thuan Province should be your choice.
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Traditionally, a wedding of Cham Muslims in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang lasts for three straight days, with a range of different rites and rituals involved.
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The worship of the Holy Mother was officially recognised by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity on December 1.
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The practice related to the Vietnamese belief in Mother Goddesses of the Three Realms has been officially recognised by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.
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The “Cau Ngu” (Whale Worshipping) Festival of the south central coastal province of Phu Yen was recognized as a National Intangible Cultural Heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, yesterday.
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The 7th German Film Festival in Vietnam will be held in Hanoi, Hai Phong,Hue, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City from September 8 -25.
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Thanks to the teaching efforts made by veteran artisans and effective operation of clubs, Then singing has become wide spread in every corner of the daily life as well as in the cultural and spiritual practices of people in Na Hang district, Tuyen Quang province.
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With lights, dance, music and fireworks, the biennial Huế Festival opened yesterday evening, showcasing a variety of cultural and craft shows performed by artists and artisans from Vietnamese localities and other countries.
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VGP - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and numerous Party and State leaders offered incense to commemorate the Hung Kings at Kinh Thien palace of the Hung Temple historical relic site in northern Phu Tho province on April 16, or the tenth day of the third lunar month.
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Up to eight million people flocked to northern Phu Tho province to celebrate t he annual Hung Kings Temple festival, said the organising board.
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