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Khau Vai Love Market opens

Khau Vai Love Market opens

4/22/2017 - 16:45

(VOVworld) - Khau Vai Love Market opened in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province on Friday to promote traditional fine values of ethnic groups. The festival also restored traditional values and cultural identities to uphold social moral standards.

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Bamboo musical instruments in Vietnam

Bamboo musical instruments in Vietnam

4/21/2017 - 17:13

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has a rich treasure of traditional musical instruments, of which bamboo instruments are the oldest.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

4/20/2017 - 18:15

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice powder in the form of edible figurines of animals, flowers and characters from folk tales.

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Worldwide Easter celebration

Worldwide Easter celebration

4/18/2017 - 16:22

(VOVworld) – Easter, a major celebration of Christians, is held in March or April to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus from the dead after his crucifixion. The festival is also a time for family reunions and giving gifts to kids. The festival is being celebrated with numerous activities worldwide this year.

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Vietnamese, Korean film-makers work on Three Wishes project

Vietnamese, Korean film-makers work on Three Wishes project

4/18/2017 - 10:00

(VOVworld) - Director-producer-actress Viet Trinh of HCM City is working with Republic of Korean partners to produce the film Three Wishes, expected to be released later for this Christmas season.

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Wednesday April 12, 2017

Wednesday April 12, 2017

4/14/2017 - 16:51

(VOVworld) - I’m reading an interesting letter from Radhakrishna Pillai of India. He told us about his participation at the National Council Meeting of Indian Society for Cultural Co-operation and Friendship (ISCUF) held at Guwahati in Assam, a mega event to promote India-Vietnam cultural co-operation and friendship.

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Quang Thanh Giang, a passionate musician

Quang Thanh Giang, a passionate musician

4/13/2017 - 15:04

(VOVworld) –The Mekong River Delta has nurtured young, passionate musicians. Quang Thanh Giang who lives in Can Tho city has an outstanding reputation for songs about his homeland.

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Ly Son Island to host street art contest

Ly Son Island to host street art contest

4/11/2017 - 10:19

(VOVworld) - The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has called for a street art contest with the theme "I love the ocean, and I’m born to be wild" in An Binh islet commune during "Ocean week" from June 1-8.

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Golden Kite Awards 2016

Golden Kite Awards 2016

4/10/2017 - 17:24

(VOVworld) –The 2016 Golden Kite Awards ceremony took place in Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday. “Sai Gon, I Love You”, a film by Ly Minh Thang, was voted Best Feature Film by the Viet Nam Cinematography Association. Vu Ngoc Phuong, director of “12 Zodiac: Five Steps of Love” was named Best Director and Vu Phuong Anh received the Best...

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Learning Vietnamese to love Vietnam more

Learning Vietnamese to love Vietnam more

4/9/2017 - 15:51

(VOVworld) – Learning Vietnamese is becoming more popular with foreigners living and working in Vietnam. In addition to the language, they are learning more about Vietnam and its people.

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Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

Dai Bai Bronze Casting Village

4/7/2017 - 11:32

(VOVworld) - Dai Bai village, also known as Van Lang, is located on high ground near the bank of the Bai Giang River in Bac Ninh province. It’s famous for bronze casting.

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

4/7/2017 - 10:57

A: We think we sent you an embroidery painting of Ha Long Bay. Embroidery painting is a popular craft in many localities throughout Vietnam. XQ embroidery, for example, is a famous hand embroidery shop in Da Lat designed to look like a traditional and historical rural village.

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Huynh Thi Hoa Hong, a caring teacher of autistic children

Huynh Thi Hoa Hong, a caring teacher of autistic children

4/5/2017 - 18:03

(VOVworld) – Taking care of autistic children is challenging work. But with great sympathy and love for children, teacher Huynh Thi Hoa Hong from Tran Quoc Toan primary school in Ho Chi Minh City has helped many autistic children improve their situation and integrate more into the community.

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Learning Vietnamese to link South Korea and Vietnam

Learning Vietnamese to link South Korea and Vietnam

4/1/2017 - 9:32

(VOVworld) – The group “Korean men” (Korea Oppa), Choi Sung Rak, Choi Jong Rak, and Kim Dong Rin, makes video clips learning Vietnamese and providing their experiences of the Vietnamese culture. Their dynamism, youthfulness, and friendliness together with interesting stories have attracted the attention of many Vietnamese. They are becoming a link between the Vietnamese and Korean cultures.

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Scotland – the home of Golf

Scotland – the home of Golf

3/31/2017 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – When it comes to golf, some people may think it is only a sport for rich people with luxury and expensive services. But in Scotland, everybody can easily play golf. In today’s VOV24/7’s Culture Rendezvous, we’ll talk to Peter Yarrow of Scotland to find out why Scottish people love playing golf and how Scotland becomes the home of...

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Legendary O Quy Ho pass in Vietnam’s northwest

Legendary O Quy Ho pass in Vietnam’s northwest

3/31/2017 - 16:45

(VOVworld) – O Quy Ho is one of the 4 most daunting passes in Vietnam’s northwestern region. The other three are Ma Pi Leng in Ha Giang province, Khau Pha in Yen Bai, and Pha Din between Son La and Dien Bien province. The beauty and magnificence of O Quy Ho pass inspires adventure lovers.

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Love and marriage in Vietnam’s history and customs

Love and marriage in Vietnam’s history and customs

3/30/2017 - 15:36

(VOVworld) - Over years, the Vietnamese concepts of love and marriage have evolved. Nowadays, single mothers, cohabitation, same-sex marriage, and sex before marriage are becoming more accepted. Males and females are now free to find their own partners and marriages are built on love and respect. Attitudes toward these things were very different in the past.

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Village well tells local spiritual life

Village well tells local spiritual life

3/23/2017 - 17:40

(VOVworld) – The village banyan tree, water well, and communal house yard have long been icons of the Vietnamese village. A banyan tree gives shade and a village well provides water for the villagers’ daily use. A communal house yard offers a place to conduct cultural activities and religious rituals. According to Vietnamese elders, water represents the source of vitality,...

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International Day of Happiness celebrated across Vietnam

International Day of Happiness celebrated across Vietnam

3/20/2017 - 16:57

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City authorities are holding a series of events starting Monday to raise public awareness on the history, meaning, and theme of International Day of Happiness, March 20th.

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Bringing hopes to cancer children

Bringing hopes to cancer children

3/15/2017 - 15:02

(VOVworld) - As Tet, or Vietnamese Lunar New Year is just around the corner, many volunteer groups in Hanoi have launched activities in the hope of bringing people a festival of joy. Those activities become even more meaningful for the children who never get a day off from fighting cancer. With the hope of bringing a little happiness to those...

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A: To He, or toy figurine, is a traditional toy that Vietnamese children are exceedingly fond of. Dating back to the 17th century, To He are made of glutinous rice...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...