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September buffet at Atrium Café

September buffet at Atrium Café

Atrium Café located on the ground floor of the Lotte Legend Hotel Saigon will offer various promotions for guests to come and enjoy in September.

Myanmar landslide buries over 100 jade miners

Myanmar landslide buries over 100 jade miners

At least 11 people were killed and many others are reported missing after a landslide hit a jade mining region on May 24 in Hpakant town in northern Kachin, Myanmar due to a heavy downpour on May 23.

4-ton Buddha Statute on display in Quang Ninh

4-ton Buddha Statute on display in Quang Ninh

VOV.VN - One of the greatest Wonders of the Buddhist World, the four-ton Jade Buddha for Universal Peace, is now on display through May 19 at the Ba Vang Pagoda in the Uong Bi District of Quang Ninh Province.

Jade Buddha draws massive crowds in Haiphong City

Jade Buddha draws massive crowds in Haiphong City

VOV.VN - More than 8.7 million people have joined the Jade Buddha world tour and the audience in Haiphong City on April 8 was the largest at any one destination yet, said the Jade Buddha for Universal Peace non-profit organization.

Spring festivals of ethnic minority groups

Spring festivals of ethnic minority groups

Spring is considered the season of festivals for ethnic minority people, and each ethnic group has their own festivals reflecting their customs, beliefs and farming practice. However, all of them share the wish for prosperity and happiness in the new year.

Festival honours Kitchen Gods

Festival honours Kitchen Gods

(VOV) -As part of the ongoing flower festival at the Vietnam Centre for Art and Cultural Exhibitions at 2 Hoa Lu Street, the first ever festival honouring Ong Cong (the Land Genie) and Ong Tao (the Kitchen Gods) will be held on February 3.

A Hanoi market for Kitchen Gods festival

A Hanoi market for Kitchen Gods festival

(VOV) - Hang Ma street in Hanoi is famous for its votive object marketplace serving a range of spiritual ceremonies, including the Kitchen Gods Festival observed on the 23rd day of the 12th lunar month.

Jade Buddha statue goes on show

Jade Buddha statue goes on show

(VOV) -A huge jade Buddha statue, about 1.6m high and weighing 2 tonnes, will be displayed at Cultural Friendship Palace in Hanoi to celebrate the upcoming seventh Vietnam Buddhist Congress scheduled for November 21-24.

World’s largest Buddha statue arrives in Bac Ninh

World’s largest Buddha statue arrives in Bac Ninh

More than 1,000 Buddhist dignitaries, monks, nuns and followers attended a ceremony at Phat Tich pagoda in Bac Ninh province, about 60km from Hanoi, to welcome the arrival of the world’s largest Jade Statue of Buddha.