Arieu Ping, the reburial festival of the Pa Koicon

Arieu Ping, the reburial festival of the Pa Ko

icon19/09/2020
For the Pa Ko ethnic people, taking care of ancestral tombs is not a family’s private affair, but the responsibility of the whole village.
Tay hamlet preserves ethnic culture

Tay hamlet preserves ethnic culture

YOUR VIETNAMicon29/08/2020
Preserving ethnic culture is a tough challenge in the modern world. In Thai Hai hamlet, Thai Nguyen province, preserving the language, costumes, folklore, and customs of Vietnam’s Tay ethnic minority is a task for every family.
Steel takes shape as the furnace roars

Steel takes shape as the furnace roars

YOUR VIETNAMicon23/08/2020
The summer sun adds to the heat on Lò Rèn (Blacksmith) Street in Hanoi’s Old Quarter, which is home to dozens of shops selling steel frames. The pace of life is as it is most days.
Ramadan month of the Cham

Ramadan month of the Cham

YOUR VIETNAMicon17/08/2020
Cham people in the Mekong delta province of An Giang live mostly in An Phu, Tan Chau, and Phu Tan district. 
Silk woven from lotus

Silk woven from lotus

YOUR VIETNAMicon11/08/2020
From the fragile silk thread and extraordinary craft manipulation, lotus silk has become a unique product in the fashion market.
Thai singing to bid farewell to son, welcome daughter in-law

Thai singing to bid farewell to son, welcome daughter in-law

YOUR VIETNAMicon02/08/2020
Thai people have still observed a singing custom at weddings called “khap xong khuoi, ton pau” which means singing to bid farewell to the son and welcome the new daughter in-law.
Thanh Tien paper flower making village

Thanh Tien paper flower making village

YOUR VIETNAMicon02/08/2020
Over its 300-year history, the Thanh Tien paper flower making village is one of the attractive traditional craft villages in the ancient imperial city of Hue.
Masks in religious rites of the Dao

Masks in religious rites of the Dao

YOUR VIETNAMicon26/07/2020
The Dao comprise two groups, who speak the Mien and Mun dialects. In religious rites of the Mun group, there are always Ka Dong men wearing masks with two horns. 
Colourful headdresses of ethnic girls in mountainous region

Colourful headdresses of ethnic girls in mountainous region

YOUR VIETNAMicon23/07/2020
Headdresses are considered an indispensable part of the outfits worn by ethnic girls in the country’s northwestern mountainous region, highlighting the traditions of the various different ethnic groups that live in the area.
The craft of linen weaving of the H’mong people in Lung Tam

The craft of linen weaving of the H’mong people in Lung Tam

YOUR VIETNAMicon23/07/2020
Located in Quan Ba District, Ha Giang Province, Lung Tam is a small valley surrounded by rocky mountains, with the Mien river flowing through. 
Ageing underground wells in the heart of Hanoi

Ageing underground wells in the heart of Hanoi

YOUR VIETNAMicon16/07/2020
Underground wells which were closely linked to the lives of Vietnamese citizens can be found throughout the northern delta, especially in rural areas, with many dug approximately half a century ago still in use today in Hanoi’s Old Quarter.
Nigerian man finds internet fame and happy family in Vietnam

Nigerian man finds internet fame and happy family in Vietnam

YOUR VIETNAMicon04/07/2020
A Nigerian man living in Vietnam has become an internet hit thanks to his funny videos and Vietnamese language skills.
Past and present linked in Hanoi’s tradition of enjoying lotus tea

Past and present linked in Hanoi’s tradition of enjoying lotus tea

YOUR VIETNAMicon22/06/2020
For many people, tea is not just a drink. Tea drinking has become an elegant hobby enjoyed by many Vietnamese people and Hanoians in particular.
Village well in Vietnamese people's life

Village well in Vietnamese people's life

YOUR VIETNAMicon17/06/2020
The village banyan tree, water well, and communal house yard have become common symbols of a Vietnamese rural village. 
Vietnamese folk games: sitting tug-of-war and clay firecracker hurling

Vietnamese folk games: sitting tug-of-war and clay firecracker hurling

YOUR VIETNAMicon17/06/2020
Traditional folk games have played an important role in Vietnamese culture. They still have been an almost magical attractions for Vietnamese children, and are played in every corner of the nation.
Tra Dong bronze casting village

Tra Dong bronze casting village

YOUR VIETNAMicon08/06/2020
Tra Dong village in Thanh Hoa province is known as the cradle of Dong Son culture from 1000 BC until the first century AD. The village has a long history of traditional bronze casting craft.