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Visiting Khmer pagodas in Soc Trang province

Visiting Khmer pagodas in Soc Trang province

VOV.VN -Khmer pagodas host both religious ceremonies and non-religious cultural activities. Today we’ll visit some pagodas in Soc Trang province, which is home to a large population of Khmer people.

Khmer people to receive more support

Khmer people to receive more support

Khmer ethnic people in southern Vietnam are set to benefit from more support in educational, training, cultural, medical and religious affairs in the future.

Thi May performs ancient Apsara Dance

Thi May performs ancient Apsara Dance

VOV.VN -Wearing a glittering silk tunic, sequinned top and an elaborate golden headdress, Truong Thi May looked exquisite performing the centuries old traditional Khmer Apsara Dance.

Khmer people celebrate traditional New Year

Khmer people celebrate traditional New Year

Home to the largest number of Khmer people in the Mekong Delta, Soc Trang province has recently been celebrating the traditional Chol Chnam Thmay New Year festival.

Visiting Chau Doc floating village in An Giang

Visiting Chau Doc floating village in An Giang

VOV.VN -A visit to the Chau Doc floating village in An Giang Province is truly a fascinating excursion, providing provocative insight into the lives of the Khmer people, one of the oldest ethnic groups in Vietnam.

Events celebrate Khmer’s Ok-Om-Bok festival

Events celebrate Khmer’s Ok-Om-Bok festival

A host of events were scheduled to celebrate ethnic Khmer people’s Ok-Om-Bok (worshipping the moon) festival in southern Tra Vinh province from November 20 to 25.

Can Tho authorities greet Khmer people’s Sene Dolta festival

Can Tho authorities greet Khmer people’s Sene Dolta festival

Leaders of Can Tho visited and gave gifts to Khmer revolutionists, and Buddhist dignitaries and followers at the Association for the Solidarity of Patriotic Buddhist Monks headquarters in the Mekong Delta city on October 12 for the Sene Dolta Festival.

Greetings to Khmer people on Sene Dolta Festival

A delegation from the Vietnam Fatherland Front, led by its Vice President Le Ba Trinh, paid visits to the monks at Prek On Dot Pagoda and the Khmer people of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on September 8 to express congratulatory wishes on the occasion of the Sene Dolta Festival 2014.

Khmer people gather ahead of New Year festival

Khmer people gather ahead of New Year festival

The southern provinces of Bac Lieu, SocTrang and TraVinh on April 10 held get-togethers for Khmer people ahead of their traditional Chol Chnam Thmay (New Year) festival, which falls annually in mid-April.

Building schools for Vietnamese in Cambodia

Building schools for Vietnamese in Cambodia

(VOV) - Buddhist nuns, monks and followers across the country along with those from Tu Nghiem and Duoc Su pagodas have donated more than US$17,000 to build a school for poor Vietnamese people living in Cambodia.

Khmer people enjoy Chol Chnam Thmay

The Party and State have continued promulgating numerous preferential policies to improve the material and spiritual lives of Khmer people and other ethnic minority groups.

Cambodian art troupe to perform in Vietnam

A 34-member Cambodian art troupe will entertain audiences with traditional songs and dances at the 2012 Cambodian Culture Week in Vietnam from October 25-31.

Authorities congratulate Khmer people on New Year

Leaders of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang have visited Khmer people and presented gifts to policy beneficiary and outstanding families, soldiers and students on their New Year festival, the Chol Chnam Thmay.