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Ramadan month of the Cham

Ramadan month of the Cham

VOV.VN - Cham people in the Mekong delta province of An Giang live mostly in An Phu, Tan Chau, and Phu Tan district. They celebrate a month of Ramadan in September of the Islamic lunar calendar, which falls in May or June of the solar calendar.

Ninth-century Shiv Linga unearthed at My Son Sanctuary

Ninth-century Shiv Linga unearthed at My Son Sanctuary

Vietnamese and Indian experts unearthed a Shiv Linga (a representation of the Hindu deity Shiva) dating back to the 9th century during the restoration of a Cham temple complex at My Son Sanctuary, a world cultural heritage site in central Quang Nam province.

Officials present Tet gifts to needy people

Officials present Tet gifts to needy people

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh presented gift packages to poor people from the Cham ethnic group in Ho Chi Minh City on January 11 on the occasion of the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).

Ninh Thuan festival excites crowds in Hanoi

Ninh Thuan festival excites crowds in Hanoi

VOV.VN - A festival displaying the culture of Ninh Thuan, in addition to the province’s tourism activities, took place on the walking streets around Hoan Kiem lake in Hanoi on October 26 and 27, attracting a large number of local people and tourists.

HCM City aims to have no poor households by end of 2020

HCM City aims to have no poor households by end of 2020

Local authorities need to learn more about the multi-dimensional aspects of poverty and offer solutions to reduce the poverty rate in HCM City, Vo Thi Dung, deputy secretary of the city’s Party Committee, said at a workshop on sustainable poverty reduction held on May 22.

Man’s antique collection preserves national values

Man’s antique collection preserves national values

Having developed a great passion for collectibles over more than three decades, Tran Thai Binh in Vinh city owns a rich collection of antiques. His work is contributing to preserving the cultural and historical values of the nation.

Crowds thrilled by Ponagar Festival in Nha Trang

Crowds thrilled by Ponagar Festival in Nha Trang

VOV.VN - The annual Ponagar Festival opened in Nha Trang city on April 25, or the 21st day of the third lunar month. The event is the largest religious festival of its kind in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa and attracted a large crowd of pilgrims from surrounding provinces.

Binh Thuan targets sustainable tourism development

Binh Thuan targets sustainable tourism development

The south central coastal province of Binh Thuan has optimised its potential and advantages to develop tourism sustainably, aiming to turn tourism into an economic spearhead in the time ahead.

Coral reefs restored off Cham Island

Coral reefs restored off Cham Island

Coral reefs have been revived on an area of 2,000sq.m in water off the Cham Island Maritime Protected Area (MPA) after a pilot project that ran from 2015-17.

Rare sea turtle sent back to ocean

Rare sea turtle sent back to ocean

The Management Board of the Cham Islands Marine Protected Area has released a rare sea turtle that was accidently caught by a local fisherman back into its natural habitat.