Egyptian artist May Mohab and her passion for Vietnamese water puppets

Egyptian artist May Mohab and her passion for Vietnamese water puppets

VOV.VN - May Mohab began researching about Vietnamese water puppets in 2008 for her thesis and since then has remained passionate about this form of art. Vietnamese water puppets are being introduced for the first time to the world by a team of 10 artists of the Cairo Puppet Theatre.

National village promotes Vietnam’s ethnic culture

National village promotes Vietnam’s ethnic culture

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism was inaugurated in October 2010, coinciding with the 1,000th founding anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi. The village is an excellent place to learn about Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups.

Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

Xo Dang in the Central Highlands

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups begins a series on the Xo Dang, an indigenous people of Vietnam’s Central Highlands.

Memories of street calls

Memories of street calls

VOV.VN - Large eye-catching panels, funny commercial son TV, colorful flyers and brochures are types of modern advertising you see every day. But people still reserve a special place in their hearts for one of the earliest forms of advertising: the distinctive call of the street vendor.

Van Lam embroidery and lace village

Van Lam embroidery and lace village

VOV.VN - Van Lam village in Ninh Binh province is one of the most famous embroidery craft villages in Vietnam. Its products are popular with consumers here and abroad.

Unique culture of Churu

Unique culture of Churu

VOV.VN - Churu culture leaves visitors to Vietnam’s Central Highlands with unforgettable memories. The Churu people have faithfully preserved their traditional costumes, folklore, and handicrafts.

Life of Nung people in Phuc Sen valley

Life of Nung people in Phuc Sen valley

Phuc Sen commune in Quang Uyen district, Cao Bang province has become known as the homeland of the Nung An ethnic group with signature stone fences in front of their houses.

Jr NBA returns to Vietnam for 4th year

Jr NBA returns to Vietnam for 4th year

Jr. NBA, the US National Basketball Association (NBA)’s global development programme for youth basketball players, coaches and league administrators, has returned to Vietnam for a fourth consecutive year.

Clothes of the Gie Trieng

Clothes of the Gie Trieng

VOV.VN - The Gie Trieng have developed a unique culture while adopting cultural features of other groups in the northern Central Highlands.

H’re folk singing

H’re folk singing

VOV.VN - The H’re love singing. They sing anywhere and anytime: at work, in leisure time, and at festivals. They have developed unique and diverse singing genres, typically Kaleu and Kachoi.

Dao San country fair in spring

Dao San country fair in spring

VOV.VN - The Dao San country fair in Phong Tho district, Lai Chau province is busy and colorful on spring days. At this time of the year, groups of H’mong, Dao, and Ha Nhi flock to the Dao San market on Chung Sua Dan mountain to trade their specialties.

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.