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Exhibition celebrates Mother Goddesses Worship

Exhibition celebrates Mother Goddesses Worship

An exhibition that opened this week at Hanoi’s Fine Arts Museum depicts lacquer paintings depicting the Vietnamese practices related to belief in the Mother Goddesses of Three Realms, which was recognised a few months ago by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

H’re customs and belief

H’re customs and belief

VOV.VN - The H’re grow wet rice and other crops on terraced fields. Their religious practices are associated with rice.

Tran Temple Festival honours ancient kings

Tran Temple Festival honours ancient kings

Thousands of locals and visitors attended the water procession and fish worship ceremonies held on February 8 at Tran Temple Complex in Loc Vuong ward, Nam Dinh city of the northern province of Nam Dinh.

Vietnam’s cultural identity affirmed globally

Vietnam’s cultural identity affirmed globally

VOV.VN- Vietnam’s cultural identity is partly reflected in the cultural heritages recognized by UNESCO. Along with economic integration, Vietnam’s culture is being spread globally through these heritages.

Young man pursues passion for folk art

Young man pursues passion for folk art

Many young people show an indifference towards traditional cultural art forms, often due to the influences of Western culture. However, others have a great love for Vietnamese folk art and wish to share that love with their peers.

Vietnam’s mother goddess worship, a world intangible heritage

Vietnam’s mother goddess worship, a world intangible heritage

VOV.VN-Mother Goddess Worship or Dao Mau, which began in the 16th century in Vietnam, is the worship of the incarnation of nature goddesses. The practice of the belief in Mother Goddesses has been recognized by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Land genie worship ritual of the Nung

Land genie worship ritual of the Nung

VOV.VN - Worshiping the land genie is one of the major rituals of the Nung. When they settle in a new place to form a hamlet, the first thing they do is to build a temple to worship the local land genie. The temple is also dedicated to the founders of the hamlet.

Truong Sa to get Hung Kings shrine

Truong Sa to get Hung Kings shrine

A Hung Kings Temple will be built on Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago with the aim of spreading Hung Kings worship and paying tribute to the ancestors of Vietnamese people.

Pa Then ethnic people perform fire dancing in Hanoi

Pa Then ethnic people perform fire dancing in Hanoi

VOV.VN -An amazing fire dancing has been performed by Pa Then ethnic people from the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang at the Culture-Tourism Village of Vietnamese Ethnic Groups in Hanoi.

2016 Hung Kings temple festival features Xoan singing

2016 Hung Kings temple festival features Xoan singing

Numerous activities featuring traditional Xoan singing will be organised during the upcoming 2016 Hung Kings Temple festival, said Nguyen Dac Thuy, Deputy Director of the Phu Tho provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.