Wednesday June 20, 2018

Wednesday June 20, 2018

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Elephant procession festival in Phu Tho

Elephant procession festival in Phu Tho

(VOVWORLD) - Thanh Thuy district in Phu Tho province attracts tourists with its beautiful landscapes and unique wet rice civilization festivals. The Dao Xa elephant procession festival is one of the...
Spring festivals open across Vietnam

Spring festivals open across Vietnam

(VOVWORLD) - Several spring festivals are underway across Vietnam this week. The Mother Au Co Temple Festival opened on Thursday in Phu Tho province with a worshipping ceremony and a palanquin...
Cubans to bid farewell to leader Fidel Castro

Cubans to bid farewell to leader Fidel Castro

(VOVworld)-Cubans gathered at Havana's Revolution Square to commemorate Fidel Castro at the end of a two day memorial service. Mourners bid farewell at the Revolution Square as an urn...
Procession of craft villages’ ancestors

Procession of craft villages’ ancestors

(VOVworld) – A procession to honor the ancestors of craft villages was held at the Hanoi-Vietnam Tourism and Craft Villages Festival at the former Thang Long Royal Citadel in Hanoi...
Ta Phu-Ky Lua Temple festival in Lang Son

Ta Phu-Ky Lua Temple festival in Lang Son

(VOVworld) – The Ta Phu-Ky Lua Temple festival is being held in Lang Son province. It is the biggest festival in Lang Son held in the early days of the new lunar year. This...
2016 Con Son-Kiep Bac festival opens

2016 Con Son-Kiep Bac festival opens

(VOVworld) - The 2016 Con Son-Kiep Bac festival opened in Hai Duong province on Tuesday. Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan and leaders from Hai Duong attended the opening ceremony. This year’s festival will...
National tourism week opens in Thanh Hoa province

National tourism week opens in Thanh Hoa province

(VOVworld) - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has launched the national tourism week in Thanh Hoa province. Under theme “connecting world heritages”, the opening ceremony featured local dances and...
Peace worshipping ceremony of the Bana

Peace worshipping ceremony of the Bana

(VOVworld) – A peace worshipping ceremony is one of the oldest rituals of the Bana people, who pray for good health, prosperity, no war, no disease, and no disasters in the...
Cham’s Kate festival opens

Cham’s Kate festival opens

(VOVworld) – The Kate festival, the biggest annual festival of the Cham ethnic people of the Balamon religion, opened in Phan Rang City in Ninh Thuan province on Thursday