Rice cooking contest in Hanoi's Thi Cam village

Rice cooking contest in Hanoi's Thi Cam village

VOV.VN - On the 8th day of the first lunar month each year, Thi Cam village in Hanoi’s Nam Tu Liem district holds a rice cooking contest. This custom, a unique way to pray for a prosperous, happy, and peaceful new year, has been followed in Thi Cam viilage for centuries.

Traditional ceremony marks coming of age

Traditional ceremony marks coming of age

Tau Sai is an important event celebrating the coming of age of men and women among the Dao Tien ethnic minority group in the northern province of Cao Bang.

Vietnam joins with ASEAN member states to promote culture in Ukraine

Vietnam joins with ASEAN member states to promote culture in Ukraine

VOV.VN - The embassies of three ASEAN member countries, including Malaysia, Indonesia, and Vietnam joined together to co-host a cultural event in Kiev, Ukraine, on February 13 with a view to introducing aspects of the region’s arts and traditional food to a global audience.

Saudi Arabia showcases Vietnamese culture across several days

Saudi Arabia showcases Vietnamese culture across several days

VOV.VN - A large contingent of the Overseas Vietnamese community along with foreign friends gathered together to enjoy a series of Vietnamese cultural days which are being held in Saudi Arabia from February 3 through to February 15.

Cultural activities to be showcased at Hung Kings Temple Festival

Cultural activities to be showcased at Hung Kings Temple Festival

VOV.VN - An exciting array of events are to be featured during the Hung Kings Temple Festival in the northern province of Phu Tho between March 24 and April 2, or from the first to the 10th day of the third lunar month, as a means of paying tribute to the nation’s founders.

Vietnam ready to welcome French pianist for nationwide tour

Vietnam ready to welcome French pianist for nationwide tour

VOV.VN - Renowned French pianist Maxime Zecchini is set to showcase his piano works, which are notable for only being played with the left hand, across the nation with a tour launched by the Institute of Cultural Exchange with France.

Minh Tu participates in New York Fashion Week

Minh Tu participates in New York Fashion Week

VOV.VN - Minh Tu, a Top 10 finisher at Miss Supranational 2018, is among the special guests who have been taking part in the ongoing New York Fashion Week in the United States.

Religious sites throughout Hanoi re-open for tourists

Religious sites throughout Hanoi re-open for tourists

VOV.VN - Following the closure of a number of tourist sites in Hanoi in order for them to be sterilised as a means of combating the spread of the novel coronavirus (nCoV), many locations throughout the capital have now re-opened to local residents and tourists.