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Deputy PM congratulates Khmer people on traditional New Year festival

Deputy PM congratulates Khmer people on traditional New Year festival

Politburo member and Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh offered congratulations to Khmer Theravada Buddhist monks and followers on the traditional Chol Chnam Thmay Festival and Buddha’s birthday during a visit to Candaransi Pagoda in District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, on April 26.

Khmer people in Soc Trang celebrate Chol Chnam Thmay

Khmer people in Soc Trang celebrate Chol Chnam Thmay

Khmer people in the south and the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang in particular are celebrating their traditional New Year festival Chol Chnam Thmay which falls on April 13-16 this year more quietly due to the COVID-19 epidemic.

Tet of ethnic groups

Tet of ethnic groups

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese nation has 54 ethnic groups. Each group has its own culture, customs, language, lifestyle, costumes, and celebrations. The ways they celebrate Tet, the lunar New Year, add color to the Vietnamese culture.

Chol Chnam Thmay festival

Chol Chnam Thmay festival

Chol Chnam Thmay, the new year festival, is the biggest festive event of Khmer people.

Deputy PM delivers Chol Chnam Thmay greetings in Vinh Long, Tra Vinh

Deputy PM delivers Chol Chnam Thmay greetings in Vinh Long, Tra Vinh

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has extended best wishes to Khmer Theravada Buddhist dignitaries and followers in the Mekong Delta provinces of Vinh Long and Tra Vinh on the occasion of the Chol Chnam Thmay, the traditional New Year Festival of the Khmer people in the south.

Front president pays Chol Chnam Thmay visit to Soc Trang

Front president pays Chol Chnam Thmay visit to Soc Trang

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Tran Thanh Man visited religious dignitaries in the Mekong delta province of Soc Trang on April 5 on the occasion of the Khmer people’s Chol Chnam Thmay festival.

Tra Vinh province hosts traditional Ngo boat race

Tra Vinh province hosts traditional Ngo boat race

A Ngo boat race (similar to the sport of dragon boating) took place on Long Binh river of the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh on November 21, part of the traditional Ooc Om Bok Festival of the Khmer people.

Soc Trang: Ooc Om Bok festival offers cultural activities

Soc Trang: Ooc Om Bok festival offers cultural activities

Ooc Om Bok Festival, also called the Festival of Worshiping the Moon, will take place in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang from November 16-22, with various activities to celebrate the traditional Khmer festival.

Ox racing festival in An Giang kicks off

Ox racing festival in An Giang kicks off

The annual Bay Nui (Seven Mountains) Ox Racing Festival kicked off on October 8 in Tinh Bien district, the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, attracting thousands of people.

Chol Chnam Thmay greetings delivered to Khmer people

Chol Chnam Thmay greetings delivered to Khmer people

The Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on April 13-14 visited and delivered greetings to local Khmer monks, nuns and people on the occasion of their New Year Festival - Chol Chnam Thmay.