In pictures: Foreign-styled lion statues guard Vietnamese temples

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In pictures: Foreign-styled lion statues guard Vietnamese temples

VietNamNet Bridge - Stone lions used by the Chinese to watch over tombs can be found in many temples in Vietnam. In Quang Ninh province, Chinese-styled lion statues stand at the gates of many religious works.

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Ancient bronze bell discovered in Hung Yen province

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VOV News English 1 week(s) ago

An ancient bronze bell, weighing over 200 kilograms, has been discovered in a field in Nhan Vu hamlet, Nguyen Trai Commune, An Thi District, in the northern province of Hung Yen.

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Teenager creates 3D scans of hundreds of Vietnamese mascots on website

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Teenager creates 3D scans of hundreds of Vietnamese mascots on website

A 17-year-old boy has quit school to dedicate all his time to promoting sculptures, particularly Vietnamese mascots, by creating 3D scans of hundreds of them.

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Sacred animals exhibited in HCM City

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

An exhibition featuring sculptures of sacred lions and nghe (mythological lions) has opened at the HCM City Fine Arts Museum.

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Ancient sculptures of lions and “Nghe” exhibited in HCM City

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Ancient sculptures of lions and “Nghe” exhibited in HCM City

The Vietnam Fine Arts Museum in collaboration with the provincial Museum of Nam Dinh and the Ho Chi Minh City Museum of Fine Arts on January 15 opened an exhibition on old Vietnamese lion and “Nghe” sculptures.

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Ministry orders removal of foreign-style stone lions

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Ministry orders removal of foreign-style stone lions

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism held a workshop to review a regulation handed down five months ago that bans foreign-style symbols, sculptures and worship objects unsuitable for Vietnamese culture.

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Ministry orders removal of foreign-style stone lions

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Ministry orders removal of foreign-style stone lions

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism held a workshop to review a regulation handed down five months ago that bans foreign-style symbols, sculptures and worship objects unsuitable for Vietnamese culture.

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Ministry orders removal of foreign-style stone lions

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism held a workshop to review a regulation handed down five months ago that bans foreign-style symbols, sculptures and worship objects unsuitable for Vietnamese culture.

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'Maasai Olympics' replace lion killings in Kenya

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Young Kenyan men compete for bragging rights in the 'Maasai Olympics', focused on ending the tradition of killing lions to be considered 'warriors'.

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China's Wanda Group holds talks to buy Lions Gate, MGM in Hollywood push

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China's Wanda Group holds talks to buy Lions Gate, MGM in Hollywood push

Dalian Wanda Group Co., which controls the second-biggest U.S. cinema chain, is in talks to acquire a stake in film studio Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., billionaire chairman Wang Jianlin said.

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“Ngo” boat race festival kicks off in Hau Giang

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“Ngo” boat race festival kicks off in Hau Giang

A “Ngo” boat race commenced in Xang Xa No Canal, Vi Thanh city, Hau Giang province on November 28 as part of the 6th Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival of the Khmer ethnic people in southern Vietnam.

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Sacred animals reveal the true Vietnam

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Sacred animals reveal the true Vietnam

VietNamNet Bridge – Hoang Hai Yen, a secondary student from Ha Noi, was completely wrapped up in colouring a picture of lion, a sacred object used in pagodas in Viet Nam.

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First exhibit on purely Vietnamese mascots may serve as craftsmen’s input

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First exhibit on purely Vietnamese mascots may serve as craftsmen’s input

Vietnam’s first exhibit on purely traditional Vietnamese mascots is running in Hanoi until November 17. The exhibit provides samples for local craftsmen to adopt in response to the culture ministry’s warning against the use of exotic mascots.

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Sacred animals reveal the true Viet Nam

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Sacred animals reveal the true Viet Nam

Hoang Hai Yen, a secondary student from Ha Noi, was completely wrapped up in colouring a picture of lion, a sacred object used in pagodas in Viet Nam.

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‘Ngo’ Boat Race Festival organized in Soc Trang

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‘Ngo’ Boat Race Festival organized in Soc Trang

The much awaited ‘Ngo Boat Race’ of the ethnic Khmer people of the Mekong Delta attracting thousands of people took place on Máspero River in Soc Trang Province on November 6.

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