The play, which was staged as a cultural work commemorating the 74th anniversary of the Radio Voice of Viet Nam (VOV) and 70th anniversary of the VOVs Theatre, will be performed regularly at the theatre, the Ha Noi Opera House and broadcast on the VOV’s radio and television channels and some other provincial radio and television channels. … [Read more...] about New experimental play combining four traditional vocal arts staged
Traditional 65th anniversary gift
Quang Ninh (VNA) – The first foreign visitors of the traditional Lunar New Year arrived in Ha Long city in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh on January 25. Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Nguyen Xuan Ky presented flowers and lucky gifts to the first guests and wished them health, happiness and success. On the first day of the Year of the Rat, four groups of nearly 60 holidaymakers from France, Japan and Taiwan (China) came to Tuan Chau international port. A tourist from Taiwan said she was very happy to be warmly welcomed in Ha Long, adding that she wants her family to have enjoyable experience at the world’s natural heritage site. Close to 10,000 visitors, mainly from Taiwan, the Republic of Korea, Japan, Canada and France, are expected to visit Ha Long on January 25, the first day of the Lunar New Year. The same day morning, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Cao Tuong Huy welcomed the first overseas visitors at Van Don … [Read more...] about Quang Ninh welcomes first foreign visitors of Lunar New Year
Luc Thi Nhinh of Ta Phoi 1 hamlet said their traditional sticky rice cake is called humpback cake. “We must make humpback cakes for Tet and a celebration in late January to end the Tet holiday. We bind three humpback cakes together to offer to our ancestors.” … [Read more...] about Tet of ethnic groups
• Avoid entering anybody’s house on the first day of Lunar New Year without an invitation as it is the first person stepping in the door who set the mood for the entire year. Vietnamese people also believe the zodiac animal of the first foot of the new year is associated with also determines the outcomes of the next year. … [Read more...] about What to know about Tet holiday in Vietnam?
Hanoi (VNA) - Have you ever been to a traditional Vietnamese wedding and happened to see a couple of small cakes wrapped in an attractive layer of green leaves? Well, everything has its own story and with the wedding season vibe in the air, today’s story is about Phu The cake – one of the symbolic specialties of Vietnamese wedding culture. … [Read more...] about Phu The cake: An eternal symbol of love of husbands and wives