VOV.VN - The fifth version of the Dragon Dance Festival 2019 took place in Hanoi on October 6 as part of a wide range of activities commemorating the city's 65th anniversary since its liberation on October 10, 1954.
The final phase in the Coronation of King Rama X this year is the Royal Barge Procession, slated for October 24, 2019, starting at 15.30.
In olden days, the chanting of boat songs was a regular feature of river journeys in Thailand. Today, the tradition of boat chanting has nearly died out, except for the royal barge chanting, which has been preserved as part of the nation’s cultural heritage.
The world-renowned London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) performed in Hanoi for Vietnam Airlines Classic – Hanoi Concert 2019 on October 5 night.
The Vietnamese Cultural and Art Association in the Czech Republic recently held its third congress and an event to celebrate its 10th founding anniversary in Prague.
VOV.VN - Is it possible to go back in time without a time machine? Nguyen Duc Loc, a Vietnamese 9X, travels to the past everyday as he restores ancient Vietnamese attire worn hundreds of years ago before his grandparents were born.
The moments when Hanoi was liberated on October 10, 1954 are being revived through a programme entitled ‘Memory of Hanoi – 65 Years’, which started on October 5 in the capital’s Old Quarter.
VOV.VN - Thu Hien, Vietnam’s representative at Miss Asia Pacific International 2019, impressed audiences as she joined other contestants to compete in the beauty pageant’s national costume segment in the Philippines.
The Vietnam silk and brocade exhibition is underway at the headquarters of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Geneva from September 30 – October 9 within the framework of the 59th session of the WIPO General Assembly.
VOV.VN - The special national relic site Con Son-Kiep Bac in Hai Duong province hosts an annual autumn festival featuring traditional rituals and cultural activities.
VOV.VN -A Vietnamese film titled ‘Bi mat cua gio’, or ‘Secrets of the Wind’ in English, made its world premiere at the 24th Busan International Film Fest (BIFF) on October 3.
VOV.VN - Up to 350 professional and amateur artists from 18 countries worldwide took part in an art event with the theme “AsiaLink Sketchwalk Hanoi 2019” on October 3 which showcased intriguing images of Hanoi's Old Quarter.
This will be the second time that Rafael Serrallet, who in 2018 already became the first classical musician to perform on all seven continents including Antarctica, performs for guitar lovers in Vietnam.
The ballet Giselle will be performed by the HCM City Ballet and Symphony Orchestra (HBSO) at 8pm on October 19 and 20 at the Opera House at 7 Lam Son Square in District 1.
VOV.VN -A portrait depicting Kieu Loan, Vietnam’s representative at Miss Grand International 2019, is currently listed as the most liked and shared image on the beauty pageant’s official Facebook page.
VOV.VN - A total of 77 contestants from the Miss Earth 2019 pageant participated in a swimsuit contest which saw members of the press serve as judges in the Philippines on October 2.
Photojournalist Viet Van from Lao dong (Labour) newspaper has won three silver medals at the Photography of the Year 2019 competition announced by the Australia-based Better Photography Magazine on October 2.
The HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will revive one of its most popular full-length, classical ballets, Giselle, on October 19 and October 20, at the Saigon Opera House.
The Korean Cultural Center in Vietnam has coordinated with the Korean Foundation for International Cultural Exchange (KOFICE) to organize an exhibition featuring photos of Seoul for the past 4 decades at the Van Mieu Temple of Literature in Hanoi.
The Indian Embassy in Vietnam and the Ministry of Information and Communications held a ceremony in Hanoi on October 2 to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, national hero of India.