A children's painting competition featuring legends in the Hung Kings era, was held in order to select the best drawings for Hanoi Ceramic road.
A ceremony was recently held in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on May 20 to receive a certificate recognising “Ro Bam” theatre art in Tran De district as a national intangible cultural heritage.
In the fourth Lunar month, following the spirit of Buddha’s Day, the program of Ancient Music Story by Dong Kinh Co Nhac (the Ancient Music Group of Tonkin) will be held on May 25 in the Hanoi Old Quarter for Cultural Center.
Over the past 78 years, “Diary of a Cricket", written by To Hoai, has become a close friend of many children. The book received a big welcome in China and has already been reprinted 3 times.
Vietnam’s national currency, Vietnamese dong, features special cultural destinations in the country, such as Ha Long Bay, Quoc Tu Giam, Bridge Pagoda in Hoi An,…
A painting contest aiming to raise public awareness of the dangers of smoking was launched in Hanoi on March 10.
An exhibition titled Tim Lai Ky Uc (Finding Memories) opened at the War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City on March 21.
A book has been published revealing stories of famous Vietnamese and international figures as seen through the perspective of journalist Nguyen Thi Bich Yen (Yen Platz) from Austria.
It is customary for Vietnamese people to decorate their houses with paintings during the Lunar New Year festival (Tet). Tet pictures often depict the 12 zodiac animals or a happy, peaceful, affluent family life their owners wish for.
The “Bo ma” (farewell to the dead) ceremony of the Raglai ethnic minority people in the south central province of Ninh Thuan has been recognized as the national cultural intangible heritage.
Pottery, in some certain ways, denotes the harmony of soil clay, water and fire.
From the afternoon of the 7th day of the first lunar month, which falls on February 11 this year, people flock to the northern province of Nam Dinh for a unique market which is held only once a year to sell - guess what - bad luck as well as to buy g
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has inspected the preparations for the United Nations (UN) Day of Vesak 2019 at the Tam Chuc Buddhist Cultural Centre in Ba Sao commune, Kim Bang district of the northern Ha Nam province, the host of the event.
A programme entitled Colour of Spring across the Motherland’s Regions opened in Hanoi on February 12, featuring the culture of 25 ethnic minority groups from 17 provinces and cities throughout the country.
Spring festival all around.
The 17th Vietnam Poetry Day officially opened on February 17 in Hanoi, featuring a wide range of activities.
Xoi Gac (baby jackfruit flavored sticky rice) features intense red color of gac fruit. Because the red color is the symbol for fortune and happiness in Vietnamese culture, gac sticky rice is an indispensable dish at special occasions.