Vietnam attends UN Vesak Day celebrations

Vietnam attends UN Vesak Day celebrations

(VOVWORLD) - The United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday hosted Vesak Day, attended by ambassadors, representatives from UN member countries, and more than 500 Buddhists. 
Buddha’s birthday inspires charity work

Buddha’s birthday inspires charity work

(VOVWORLD) -More than 10 million Buddhist followers across Vietnam are celebrating Lord Buddha’s birthday which falls on the 15th of the 4th lunar month. Traditional rituals, including Buddha bathing, incense offering,...
The Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

The Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

(VOVWORLD) - Today VOV’s Colorful Vietnam: Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups begins a series onthe Xo Dang, an indigenous people of Vietnam’s Central Highlands
Russia celebrates 72nd Victory Day

Russia celebrates 72nd Victory Day

(VOVWORLD) – Russia showed off its military strength as tanks rolled through Moscow’s Red Square while fighter jets and bombers flew overhead in preparation for the annual Victory Day parade. For...
Celebrations of Reunification Day and May Day

Celebrations of Reunification Day and May Day

(VOVworld) – Celebrations are underway throughout Vietnam to mark the Reunifcation Day on April 30 and May Day.  The Sa Pa summer tourism festival until June 30 features a cloud festival, the Cat...
Worldwide Easter celebration

Worldwide Easter celebration

(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...
Dinh Tut, a typical flute of the Gie Trieng

Dinh Tut, a typical flute of the Gie Trieng

(VOVworld) – The Gie Trieng have a population of 33,000 people living mainly in the northern part of the Central Highlands. About two thirds of them cluster in Nam Giang district, Quang...
Vietnam, Italy cooperate in fashion design industry

Vietnam, Italy cooperate in fashion design industry

(VOVworld)- The Italian Foreign Ministry opened an iconographic exhibition on design, industry and architecture, titled “50+! The Great Industry Game” at Casa Italia, 18 Le Phung Hieu street, Hanoi on Thursday...
Ambassador promotes Vietnam’s Ao dai

Ambassador promotes Vietnam’s Ao dai

(VOVworld) – Diplomat Pham Sanh Chau has initiated the idea of wearing Ao dai to promote Vietnamese traditional attire. Donning a black Ao dai and head covering, Chau amazed So villagers...
H’re folk singing

H’re folk singing

(VOVworld) – The H’re love singing.  They sing anywhere and anytime: at work, in leisure time, and at festivals. They have developed unique and diverse singing genres, typically Kaleu and...
Tet in memory

Tet in memory

(VOVworld) – Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year festival, is the biggest festival of the Vietnamese people and its core element is the family reunion. Tet, a time spent with loved...