The Pa Then’s “Cap sac” ritual

The Pa Then’s “Cap sac” ritual

(VOVWORLD) - The Pa Then ethnic group has about 6,000 people living in several districts of Ha Giang province. They observe many traditional festivals and ceremonies each year, including the Lunar New Year...
Son La urged to become a modern city

Son La urged to become a modern city

(VOVWORLD) - National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has urged Son La city to continue to revise its master plan on socio-economic development to build Son La into a modern...
Cham people celebrate Kate festival

Cham people celebrate Kate festival

(VOVWORLD) - The Cham ethnic communities in the central provinces of Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan are enjoying the Kate festival, the biggest annual celebration of the Cham Balamon
Hanoi forum empowers girls

Hanoi forum empowers girls

(VOVWORLD) - One hundred girls will gather in Hanoi for a dialogue with leaders of the National Assembly, Government, and State agencies from Friday to Sunday. Entitled “Promoting rights of girls for change and...
Mountain market days in Hanoi

Mountain market days in Hanoi

(VOVWORLD) - You can explore the traditional cultures and folk games of the ethnic minority people of Vietnam’s north and Central Highlands regions right in Hanoi during mountain market days organized...
The beauty of Xo dang’s epics

The beauty of Xo dang’s epics

(VOVWORLD) - The epics of the Xo Dang ethnic group’s T’dra branch, also known as ho mu’uan, were first discovered in the early 2000s by Vo Quang Trong, Director...
Colorful costumes of ethnic women in Son La

Colorful costumes of ethnic women in Son La

(VOVWORLD) - Son La province has 18 ethnic groups living together despite their different customs and lifestyles. Traditional clothes are an important component of a culture, which identify ethnic groups and reflect their society...
Then singing promoted among people with disabilities

Then singing promoted among people with disabilities

(VOVWORLD) - Then singing and Tinh gourd lute playing are typical folk art forms among the Tay, Nung, and Thai ethnic minority communities in Vietnam’s northern mountains. Recognized by UNESCO as an intangible...
Thai stilt house culture

Thai stilt house culture

(VOVWORLD) - The Thai, one of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups, settle mainly in valleys near waterways which are suitable for growing wet rice and flax. The Thai live in stilt...
2018 Central Ethnic Culture Festival concludes

2018 Central Ethnic Culture Festival concludes

(VOVWORLD) - The 3rd Central Ethnic Culture Festival celebrating the traditional cuisine and arts of ethnic groups in the central region concluded in Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province, on Sunday