Tag: "gong"

Festival bangs loud gong sound in Gia Lai province

Festival bangs loud gong sound in Gia Lai province

The value of gong culture, a distinctive feature of the Central Highlands region and a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritages of Humanity by UNESCO since 2005, was highlighted at a festival held in the Central Highland province of Gia Lai on November 16.

Bamboo gong, a special instrument of the Ede

Bamboo gong, a special instrument of the Ede

VOV.VN - The Ching kram, a bamboo gong, is a traditional musical instrument of the Ede in the Central Highlands. The bamboo gongs are easy to play and produce a cheerful sound.

Lak Lake in Dak Lak Province offers a tranquil experience

Lak Lake in Dak Lak Province offers a tranquil experience

Lak Lake in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak is where travellers can take a glimpse into the unique cultural life of local ethnic communities, find appetising specialties and experience the fantastic gong culture, which has been recognised as a world cultural heritage by UNESCO.

Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups begins a series on the Xo Dang, an indigenous people of Vietnam’s Central Highlands.

Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival concludes

Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival concludes

The sixth Buon Ma Thuot Coffee and the 2017 Central Highlands Gong Culture Festival concluded in Buon Ma Thuot city in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on March 13.

Daklak to hold tours of coffee processing facilities

Daklak to hold tours of coffee processing facilities

Daklak, the nation’s biggest coffee growing area, will launch a tour program in which guests can visit coffee processing facilities and gain hands-on knowledge of the cultural space of Gong which was recognized by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Folk music of the K’ho

Folk music of the K’ho

VOV.VN - The K’ho has a treasury of folk music that include a variety of musical instruments: gongs, Sogor drums, and instruments fashioned from gourds or bamboo.

Top tourist destinations in Buon Ma Thuot

Top tourist destinations in Buon Ma Thuot

Buon Ma Thuot is the capital and also the most popular destination in Vietnam’s Central Highlands. It attracts visitors by the immense coffee forest, the unique gong culture, and spectacular natural scenery.

Conference reviews Central Highland gong culture preservation

Conference reviews Central Highland gong culture preservation

Localities in the Central Highlands received praise for their efforts over the last decade to preserve and promote the cultural practices surrounding the use of gongs, which were recognised by UNESCO as an Oral Masterpiece and Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2005.

Dak Lak welcomes over 82,000 tourists during Tet

Dak Lak welcomes over 82,000 tourists during Tet

The Central Highland province of Dak Lak received over 82,000 visitors during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday this year, up 55% compared with last year, according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Gia Lai works hard to preserve ethnic cultural identities

Gia Lai works hard to preserve ethnic cultural identities

Authorities of the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai have devised a series of measures to preserve and promote cultural identities of ethnic minority groups, which account for over 45 percent of the locality’s population

Gong culture exhibition opens in Dak Lak

Gong culture exhibition opens in Dak Lak

Over 300 documents, images and artifacts on the distinctive gong culture of Vietnam's Central Highlands are currently on display at an exhibition at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in Dak Lak.

A glimpse of Sapa

A glimpse of Sapa

(VOV) - Sapa town in northern Lao Cai province holds a number of interesting things for visitors to discover.