Crafts of the Kho Mu

Crafts of the Kho Mu

VOV.VN - In the past the Kho Mu practiced a nomadic life and depended on nature. They made simple farm tools and utensils from wood and bamboo which are still used today.

Hanoi promotes Ca tru performances

Hanoi promotes Ca tru performances

VOV.VN - Hanoi is the cradle of ca tru, an ancient genre of chamber music featuring female vocalists. Many talented singers have emerged from Hanoi’s Ca tru clubs.

The Kho Mu group

The Kho Mu group

VOV.VN - The Kho Mu live in Vietnam’s northern mountain region together with other ethnic minority groups.

K’ho ritual of drinking straw wine

K’ho ritual of drinking straw wine

VOV.VN - Drinking straw wine is typical in the culture of the K’ho people. Straw wine is served at ceremonies to welcome guests, at festivals, and at worshiping rituals.

Folk dance of the K’ho

Folk dance of the K’ho

VOV.VN - Folk dancing has long been an inseparable part of the K’ho ethnic minority culture.

K’ho ethnic minority group

K’ho ethnic minority group

VOV.VN - K’Ho is the oldest ethnic group in the southern central highlands. Previously, they lived mainly in high mountains and their lives were quite isolated.

Cay cake- a specialty of Thai Binh

Cay cake- a specialty of Thai Binh

VOV.VN - Each locality in Vietnam has its own specialty that it is proud of. Visitors to Thai Binh province are always invited to eat Cay cake, which is made of glutinous rice well blended with fat and ginger.

Thai Binh’s special cuisine

Thai Binh’s special cuisine

VOV.VN - Thai Binh province is situated in the Red River Delta empties into the sea. Blessed with favorable natural conditions, Thai Binh province also offers unique festivals and food.

The Nung’s singing

The Nung’s singing

VOV.VN - Folk songs have been part of the Nung’s cultural treasure since days long past. The Nung consider singing folk songs a way to communicate and express their feelings to others.

Indigo fabric – the beauty of Nung costumes

Indigo fabric – the beauty of Nung costumes

VOV.VN - Nung women teach their little girls to grow cotton trees, twine yarn, weave fabric, and embroider. In the Nung community, girls, who don’t know how to weave fabric and make clothes, will have a harder time finding husbands.

Traditional folk music program “Ha Thanh, 36 Old Quarters”

Traditional folk music program "Ha Thanh, 36 Old Quarters"

VOV.VN - Ca Tru, Chau Van, Xam, Luc Cung Hoa Dang and many other folk melodies from Vietnam’s Northern Delta Region have been restored, performed and introduced to audiences through a program called “Ha Thanh, 36 Old Quarters”.