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ARieu Ping celebration of the Pa Ko

ARieu Ping celebration of the Pa Ko

VOV.VN - The Arieu Ping, which means exhumation, is the biggest celebration of the Pa Ko to show respect and piety of the living people for the deceased.

Press conference: Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

Press conference: Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

VOV.VN - A press conference for the annual Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival has announced it will run March 3-13 concurrently with the Central Highland Gongs Festival and the fourth Central Highlands Investment Promotion Conference.

Highlands fest presents folk culture

Highlands fest presents folk culture

The third Central Highlands’ Folk Culture Festival and Culture Tourism Week will be held in Kon Tum province from March 18 to 23.

Visiting Cu Lan village, Lam Dong province

Visiting Cu Lan village, Lam Dong province

VOV.VN - Cu Lan is a peaceful village of the K’Ho ethnicity in Lam Dong province. Tiny stilt houses, pure air, and warm-hearted people attract tourists to the village.

Typical musical instrument of the Raglai

Typical musical instrument of the Raglai

(VOV) - The Raglai have many kinds of musical instrument - Ma La flat gongs, the Sarakel wind instrument, and the Chapi. In the Raglai’s cultural life musical instruments are treasured possessions and close friends.

Grave leaving ceremony of the Raglai

Grave leaving ceremony of the Raglai

(VOV) - Raglai people believe that there is a world for the living and another for the dead and only the world of the deceased is eternal.

New rice ceremony of the Raglai

New rice ceremony of the Raglai

(VOV) - The Raglai people have several ceremonies relating to the life cycle of a man or a tree. The new rice ceremony is the biggest event of all.

Stilt house of the Raglai

Stilt house of the Raglai

(VOV) - The Raglai prefer to build their stilt houses on high land areas near a water resource. Each hamlet has several stilt houses and the villagers are of the same clan.

Chingay Parade features Vietnamese culture

Chingay Parade features Vietnamese culture

(VOV) - The reverberating sounds of Central Highland gongs were a cherished highlight at the 2015 Chingay Parade that got underway on the evening of February 27 in Singapore with more than 100,000 visitors lining the city streets.

H’re ethnic minority preserves gong culture space

H’re ethnic minority preserves gong culture space

The cultural space of gongs of ethnic minorities in the Truong Son mountain range has been recognised as an important part of human culture, especially for the H’re people in central Quang Ngai province.

Vietnamese folk music takes centre stage in France

Vietnamese folk music takes centre stage in France

(VOV) -One of Vietnam’s most highly acclaimed and brilliantly original cultural shows – “Vietn’Âme” (Soul of Vietnam) –took the stage in Paris on July 4, attracting huge international audiences.

Preserving Central Highland cultures and identities

Preserving Central Highland cultures and identities

(VOV) - Socio-economic development and improving the lives of ethnic minorities has not distracted from the need to preserve and promote the cultural values of Central Highland ethnicitties.

Gongs festival held in Kon Tum

Gongs festival held in Kon Tum

The Gongs festival themed “Integration and development” opened at the Kon Klor cultural communal house in the Central Highland province of Kon Tum on November 22.

Gia Lai’s gongs make sound far and wide

Central Highland Gia Lai province is currently having more than 5,600 sets of gongs, a musical percussion instrument that earned UNESCO’s world intangible heritage recognition for its cultural space.

Invaluable gongs preserved in Kon Tum province

Invaluable gongs preserved in Kon Tum province

Local authorities in the Central Highland province of Kon Tum are joining hands to preserve 12 sets of precious gongs that are possessed by the Brau ethnic minority group in Bo Y commune.