Photo exhibition celebrates 1,010 years of Thang Long-Hanoi
A photo exhibition got underway on October 8 at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi to mark the 1,010th founding anniversary of Thang Long, now Hanoi, and the 66th liberation day of the capital city.
Various activities to be held at Culture Village throughout October
A variety of cultural activities themed ‘Forest melody’ will be held throughout October at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, in Son Tay District on the outskirts…
Hoan Kiem lake pedestrian space bustling with Dragon Dance Festival
Dragon Dance Festival has become a traditional cultural event in Hanoi and attracts thousands of residents and tourists.
Traditional ceremony marks coming of age
Tau Sai is an important event celebrating the coming of age of men and women among the Dao Tien ethnic minority group in the northern province of Cao Bang.  
Khuc Thua Du temple – a national historical relic in Hai Duong province
The temple worshipping national hero Khuc Thua Du is a beautiful attraction in Ninh Giang District, Hai Duong Province. Situated next to the Luoc river, the national historical relic reflects the Vietnamese spirit of “remembering the source of the water we drink”.
Na Nhem Festival   (Apr 23, 2018)
Na Nhem Festival
Known for its procession of linga and yoni, Na Nhem is an original festival of the Tay in Mo Village, Lang Son Province, to pray for peace and bumper crops.
Lunar New Year Festival – Traditional festival of Vietnamese people
(TITC) - Lunar New Year Festival (Tet Nguyen Dan or Tet) is the biggest, most long-standing and popular traditional festival of Vietnamese people. Tet falls from the eve of the last lunar month to the 3rd day of the first lunar month. This is also the time when winter ends and spring, the season of birth of all living things, comes.
Project revives do paper craft in Hoa Binh
Do (poonah) paper making is an old-time craft handed down from one generation to the next of the Muong in Hoa Binh Province. Visiting Suoi Co Village, one can learn how to make do paper through a project to restore this original craft in this northern mountainous province.
Unique headwear of La Hu girls   (Jan 10, 2018)
Unique headwear of La Hu girls
Traditional costumes typically demonstrate particular cultural characteristics of each of the 54 ethnic minority groups in Viet Nam. For women in the La Hu community in Muong Te District, Lai Chau Province, their intricate and unique headdresses show their desire for living in harmony with nature.
Thach Xa bamboo dragonflies   (Aug 07, 2017)
Thach Xa bamboo dragonflies
Modern life and technology have brought many comforts to human kind. Many children in big cities miss out on childhood joys, replaced by lavish and hi-tech toys such as smart phones. However, for many people, simple and ordinary toys like bamboo dragonflies still hold some luster.
Linen weaving by the Hmong in Dong Van
Hmong ethnic people living in Dong Van Karst Plateau (Ha Giang Province) are very proud of their traditional craft of linen weaving. By making colourful cloth, Hmong women have added vitality to this sterile area of rocky mountains.
Phu Day Festival   (Apr 20, 2017)
Phu Day Festival
A Vietnamese saying goes “Thang Tam gio Cha, thang Ba gio Me” (the Father’s Death Anniversary Falls in the eighth lunar month and the Mother’s in the third lunar month).  This shows gratitude respectively to “Duc Thanh Tran” (Saint Tran) and “Thanh Mau Lieu Hanh” (Mother Goddess Lieu Hanh) as the Vietnamese thousands of year-old religious philosophy says “uong nuoc nho nguon” (remember its source…
Royal Literature on Hue Royal Architecture - The unique documentary heritage in Viet Nam
(TITC) - Royal Literature on Hue Royal Architecture consists of the system of verses and characters in Han scripts carved, inlaid, encrusted, enamelled or covered in alto-relievo with plaster, porcelain and terra-cotta on Hue royal architecture relics under Nguyen Dynasty (1802 – 1945). This is documentary heritage item reflecting the thoughts of Nguyen Dynasty’s kings on history, national independence, culture, and country governance.
Tro Chieng - The most anticipated festival in Thanh Hoa
Thanh Hoa Province is rich in culture. It boasts not only many historical vestiges like Ham Rong Bridge, Ho Citadel and Lam Kinh Remains, but also many folk games and professional contests from the Ly dynasty, including Tro Chieng.
Tugging rituals and games - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
(TITC) - Tugging is a longstanding and popular form of community activity in rice farming cultures in East Asia and Southeast Asia, typically the Republic of Korea, Cambodia, Philippines and Viet Nam.