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Ancient spirit possession ritual debuts in West Lake

Ancient spirit possession ritual debuts in West Lake

VOV.VN - On the afternoon of December 25, the ancient ritual Hau dong, a spirit possession ritual of the Mother Goddess religion, recognized as an intangible cultural heritage, debuted at West Lake in Hanoi.

Foreign dignitaries attend Chau Van performances

Foreign dignitaries attend Chau Van performances

VOV.VN - Chau Van and Hau Dong performances, important rituals to worship Mother Goddesses, transpired on February 26 at the Phu Day relic site in Vu Ban District in Nam Dinh Province.

Chau van ritual singing artists given folk awards

Chau van ritual singing artists given folk awards

As many as 11 artists who perform and teach the art of chau van (ritual) singing and dancing have been awarded "Folk Artisan" title by the Vietnam Folk Arts and Literature Association.

Experts warn of losing touch with mediumship

Experts warn of losing touch with mediumship

Researchers have been working to find a way to protect and preserve authentic hau dong, a medium ritual used in the northern religion of Dao Mau, which worships the Vietnamese deity of Mother Goddess.