Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

Mong ethnic people in the mountainous northwestern region are celebrating their traditional Tet festival, Nao Pe Chao at the end of the 11th Lunar month.

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

After bringing their harvest home in December, the Mong put all work aside to celebrate the Nao pe chau festival. In photo: cow fighting in Dien Bien Dong district during the Tet holidays (Photo: VNA)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival


A worshipping ritual of Mong ethnic people during the Tet festival (Photo: VNA)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival



Recreational activities during the festival of Mong ethnic people in Phi Nhu commune, Dien Bien Dong district (Photo: VNA)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

Young Mong people enjoy pa pao pillow throwing during the traditional Tet holiday in Phi Nhu commune, Dien Bien Dong commune (Photo: VNA)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

Round young sticky rice cake is an indispensable part of the Tet festival (Photo: Vietnam+)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

Cow fighting in Dien Bien Dong district during the Tet holidays (Photo: VNA)

 
Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

Pounding rice for round cake making (Photo: VNA)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

A worshipping ritual of Mong ethnic people during the Tet festival (Photo: VNA)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

A worshipping ritual of Mong ethnic people during the Tet festival (Photo: VNA)

Mong ethnic people in northwest celebrate Tet festival

A folk game during the Tet festival of Mong people in Tham Phang village, Nam Lich commune, Muong Ang district (Photo: VNA)

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