Traditional Handicrafts on Display in Old Quarter

Four traditional handicrafts were presented at four cultural centers in Hanoi ’s Old Quarter on the evening of August 5, to promote the tradition,...
Rice Cooking Competition

One of the meaningful acitivity in Vietnamese Tet festivals is rice cooking competition. A rice cooking competition is held to encourage women to take more responsibility in their traditional work.
Hung Kings Temple Festival

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Phu Tho People’s Committee are urgently completing a dossier to submit to UNESCO for recognition...
Vinh Nghiem Pagoda

Vinh Nghiem Pagoda is an old pagoda in yen dung district, Bac Giang Province. It was built at the beginning of the Ly Dynasty...
Vietnamese Traditional Wrestling

Wrestling is a national traditional art in Vietnam, that attracts many audiences. The National Wrestling Championship is often held in different provinces in Vietnam on...
Da Lat

A long struggle for independence has given the Vietnamese a deep sense of national pride. Vietnamese value their independence and history and offended by...
Lotus

 A cup of lotus tea by West Lake is still a poetic experience for Vietnamese people despite the fact that the flower is now...
Vietnamese Traditional Stilt Houses

Four thousand years ago, Vietnamese people were building stilt houses similar to those in use today. Suited to flood-prone plains and to steep mountain...
Tò he

In the old days, when comics and illustrated books had yet come into existence in Vietnam, “tò he” was made to depict different heroes ...
Worship of Ancestor Custom

Vietnamese believe that the soul of a dead person, even if dead for many generations, still rests along with their descendants on earth. The...