What to Know About the Vietnamese Culture

For Vietnamese people: "Football is identity-is love"

For Vietnamese people: "Football is identity-is love"

You might have seen so many pictures that the Vietnamese take to the streets to celebrate the Vietnam football victories these years. They bring national flags to cover all the streets with red. They make the street storm legally. They cheer anyone...
   25/02/2020, 10:57
Chau Van Singing

Chau Van Singing

Chau van (or frequently called trau van) is a religious form of art which combines singing and dancing and used for extolling the merits of beneficent deities or national heroes. Its music and poetry are mingled with a variety of rhythms, pauses,...
   21/02/2020, 04:03
Quan ho Bac Ninh folk song – Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Quan ho Bac Ninh folk song – Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Quan ho is a romantic folk performing art, which is rooted in Kinh Bac area (present Bac Ninh province). There are 49 Quan ho villages in Bac Ninh province and each village has one or more Quan ho man or woman Quan ho groups.
   21/02/2020, 03:03
Visit Dong Ho Bac Ninh Painting Village

Visit Dong Ho Bac Ninh Painting Village

Dong Ho is a small village with more than 220 households, making a living by making paintings and votive goods more than doing agriculture, which still preserves the oldest painting method of Kinh Bac land. Vietnamese folk poems have vivid...
   21/02/2020, 02:12
Xam singing in Thang Long – Ha Noi

Xam singing in Thang Long – Ha Noi

Xẩm is a Sino-Vietnamese word which means blind. Hát Xẩm or Blind Singing is a type of folk singing art form in North Vietnam. In the past, the blind, the poor often used this art type to earn a living in the market or where many people were up ...
   21/02/2020, 00:16
Vietnamese Traditional Costumes: History, Culture and Where to Find Them

Vietnamese Traditional Costumes: History, Culture and Where to Find Them

When talking about Vietnamese traditional costumes, many of you will just be familiar with the ao dai. However, in addition to the ao dai, our country has many other incredible traditional costumes such as ao tu than, ao Nhat Binh, ao tac, and ao ba ...
   20/02/2020, 22:32
Vietnam water puppetry - Symbol of civilization of water-cultural agriculture

Vietnam water puppetry - Symbol of civilization of water-cultural agriculture

Puppets are available in many countries around the world, but "Water Puppet" is unique to us. Because of its special characteristics, it is becoming an extremely special and fast cultural feature. become a traditional art only in Vietnam. It is not...
   20/02/2020, 21:06
Nha Nhac – Vietnamese Court Music | History and Features

Nha Nhac – Vietnamese Court Music | History and Features

Vietnamese court music is the traditional art performance of dances and opera mostly used in important worshiping ceremonies, national court and entertainment activities for Kings and Royal families. Nha Nhac or royal court music in Hue was...
   20/02/2020, 01:39
Hung King Festival in Vietnam

Hung King Festival in Vietnam

Hung King Festival is officially open from the 8th to 11th days of the third month in lunar calendar in Hung Temple (Phu Tho), but the 10th day is the feast day. The Vietnam festival is held in Hung Temple in Phu Tho province. Hung Temple is a group ...
   20/02/2020, 01:28
Tet Holiday – Everything about Vietnam Lunar New Year

Tet Holiday – Everything about Vietnam Lunar New Year

Tet Nguyen Dan or Tet is the most important and popular holiday and festival in Vietnam. It is the Vietnamese New Year marking the arrival of spring based on the Lunar calendar, a lunisolar calendar. The name Tet Nguyen Dan is Sino-Vietnamese for...
   20/02/2020, 00:54
Beliefs in ancestor worship and Vietnamese cultural identity

Beliefs in ancestor worship and Vietnamese cultural identity

In the forms of folk beliefs, ancestor worship is a kind of traditional tradition of the Vietnamese people. Being Vietnamese, "everyone worshiped ancestors, everyone worshiped grandparents."
   13/02/2020, 04:59