Vietnam's City of Ghosts, where the dead live in style

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Vietnam's City of Ghosts, where the dead live in style

Just outside Vietnam's ancient imperial capital Hue is a tiny fishing town known as the City of Ghosts, where the dead live in more opulent style than the living.

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Special festival dedicated to elders in northern Vietnamese province (pics)

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Special festival dedicated to elders in northern Vietnamese province (pics)

A traditional festival dedicated to elders has been held in Quang Ninh Province for years to commemorate local ancestors.

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Doi pagoda of the Khmer

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Báo Đầu Tư English 19 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Doi pagoda of the Khmer

There are about 600 Khmer Theravada pagodas in the Mekong Delta. Doi, which means Bat in English, is one of the most beautiful pagodas with typical Khmer architecture.

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Tet of the San Diu

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Tet of the San Diu

The San Diu ethnic minority group, who live in northern mountainous areas with a population of nearly 147,000, celebrate quite a lot of festivals the most important of which is Tet, the lunar New Year festival.

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Tet customs in Vietnam

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Tet customs in Vietnam

Tet, the first festival in a lunar year, is of great importance to the Vietnamese and people in some other Asian countries.

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Meaning of New Year’s Eve in Vietnamese belief

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Meaning of New Year’s Eve in Vietnamese belief

Tet, the Lunar New Year festival, is the most important holiday in Vietnam. As people believe Tet refreshes everything in their lives, they treasure the tradition of seeing off the old year and welcoming the new year.

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Tomb-sweeping tradition in Vietnam

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Tomb-sweeping tradition in Vietnam

Whenever the Lunar New Year (Tet) comes, normally from the 23rd of the last month of the lunar year to the New Year eve, Vietnamese families visit their ancestors’ tombs and clean gravesites.

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"Banh Chung" - the soul of Vietnamese New Year

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'Banh Chung' - the soul of Vietnamese New Year

"Banh Chung" (square glutinous rice cake) is a traditional cake of Vietnamese people in Tet holidays.

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"Banh Chung" - the soul of Vietnamese New Year

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'Banh Chung' - the soul of Vietnamese New Year

"Banh Chung" (square glutinous rice cake) is a traditional cake of Vietnamese people in Tet holidays.

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Lunar New Year – the year’s biggest traditional holiday

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Lunar New Year – the year’s biggest traditional holiday

The traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) is the biggest and oldest festival in Vietnam, bringing its people together to celebrate the sacred and meaningful annual event.

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Cultural traditions shift but don't fade

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Cultural traditions shift but don't fade

VietNamNet Bridge – North of HCM City and 13km from Cat Tien National Park, Ta Lai Commune's ethnic minority population has used traditional skills and dances learned from ancestors to make a living in tourism.

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Kho Mu people perform traditional rain ritual

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Kho Mu people perform traditional rain ritual

Around twenty people from Kho Mu community in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien conducted a ritual to pray for rain on the outskirts of Hanoi on November 16.

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Is UN chief Ban Ki-moon of Vietnamese origin?

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Is UN chief Ban Ki-moon of Vietnamese origin?

UN Chief Ban Ki-moon and his wife pose for a photo with Phan's family members in Hanoi. Photo credit: Phan's family

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Leafing through the pages of time

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Leafing through the pages of time

Following senior lieutenant Nguyen Khanh Toan of the Cha Lo border patrol outpost, I came to visit Mr Ho Thoong, born in 1962 at Ha Vi Village, Dan Hoa Commune, Minh Hoa District, Quang Binh Province, owner of two century-old books of the Khua people.

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UN chief visits family worship house in Vietnam as descendant: insiders

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UN chief visits family worship house in Vietnam as descendant: insiders

Insiders who were directly and indirectly involved in an unannounced visit paid by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to a house of worship in northern Vietnam in May have said the UN chief came to the place to know about his ancestors.

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