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Hanoi’s ancient folk heritage to be restoredicon

Hanoi’s ancient folk heritage to be restored

Cultural and historical experts are making efforts to restore nghe (shrine) Dang Dong in Hanoi, an ancient folk relic.

 
Hang Trong folk print- a touch of the legacy in the modern lifeicon

Hang Trong folk print- a touch of the legacy in the modern life

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
26/02/2021

Hang Trong folk prints are the traditional trait of an ancient capital. The seemingly forgotten technique has been awakened recently.

HCM City history museum launches tuong performancesicon

HCM City history museum launches tuong performances

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/07/2020

A new art programme offering tuong or hat boi (classical drama) has just been launched at the HCM City Museum of History as part of the museum’s efforts to introduce Vietnamese culture and theatre to visitors.

Tet of the San Diu ethnic minority groupicon

Tet of the San Diu ethnic minority group

YOUR VIETNAM
26/01/2020

The San Diu ethnic minority group, who live in northern mountainous areas with a population of nearly 147,000, celebrate quite a lot of festivals the most important of which is Tet, the lunar New Year festival.

Dong Ho paintings on display in Hanoiicon

Dong Ho paintings on display in Hanoi

PHOTOS
14/11/2019

Traditional and contemporary Dong Ho folk paintings are being showcased at an exhibition opened at the Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum in Hanoi.

Dossiers on Dong Ho folk painting to be appraisedicon

Dossiers on Dong Ho folk painting to be appraised

VIDEO
13/08/2019

The National Cultural Heritage Council will appraise dossiers on the Vietnamese folk art of Dong Ho painting later this year, then complete them before submitting to the Prime Minister.