Vietnamese students promote traditional culture in Russia
Vietnamese students promote traditional culture in Russia

A cultural, art and food exchange programme titled “Vietnamese Day” was held at the Bauman Moscow State Technical University in Russia on February 16.

Vietnamese students promote traditional culture in Russia
Distinctive Gau Tao spring festival of the Mong in northern Vietnam
Distinctive Gau Tao spring festival of the Mong in northern Vietnam

VOV.VN - The Mong ethnic people in northern Lai Chau province organize their traditional spring festival called Gầu Tào on the first days of the first lunar month to thank heaven and earth for wealth and good harvests, and to pray for a peaceful, prosperous and happy new year.

Distinctive Gau Tao spring festival of the Mong in northern Vietnam
City villagers preserve unique rice cooking contest in early spring
City villagers preserve unique rice cooking contest in early spring

VOV.VN - On the eighth day of the first lunar month every year, local residents from Thi Cam village in Hanoi take part in their traditional rice cooking contest that they believe may bring about a prosperous, happy, and peaceful new year ahead.

City villagers preserve unique rice cooking contest in early spring
Vietnam’s largest pagoda crowded on first Lunar New Year days
Vietnam’s largest pagoda crowded on first Lunar New Year days

VOV.VN - Tam Chuc pagoda in northern Ha Nam province, the largest Buddhist temple in Vietnam and one of the largest in the world, has welcomed hordes of pilgrims during the opening days of the Lunar New Year.

Vietnam’s largest pagoda crowded on first Lunar New Year days
Mai Phuong departs for Miss World pageant in India
Mai Phuong departs for Miss World pageant in India

VOV.VN - Miss World Vietnam 2022 Huynh Nguyen Mai Phuong left Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport on February 16 for Mumbai and New Delhi, India, for the 17th Miss World pageant.

Mai Phuong departs for Miss World pageant in India
Hanoi set to play host to lunar New Year Concert 2024
Hanoi set to play host to lunar New Year Concert 2024

VOV.VN - A lunar New Year Gala concert 2024 is due to be held at the Ho Guom Opera House in Hanoi on February 17, the eighth day of first lunar month.

Hanoi set to play host to lunar New Year Concert 2024
Ball scrambling festival excites crowds in early spring
Ball scrambling festival excites crowds in early spring

VOV.VN - A festival featuring the age-old sport of “vật cầu”, a game which involves men wrestling over a ball, took place in Hanoi’s Thuy Linh village on the sixth day of the first lunar month, or February 15 this year, luring thousands of excited visitors.

Ball scrambling festival excites crowds in early spring
Numerous spring festivals kick-off in northern region
Numerous spring festivals kick-off in northern region

A series of large-scale spring festivals kicked off on February 15 (the sixth day of the first lunar month) in many northern localities.

Numerous spring festivals kick-off in northern region
HCM City: Tet book street festival lures over 1 million visitors
HCM City: Tet book street festival lures over 1 million visitors

The Tet Book Street Festival 2024 in Ho Chi Minh City attracted over 1 million visitors from February 7-14, up 11.1% year-on-year, according to the municipal Department of Information and Communications.

HCM City: Tet book street festival lures over 1 million visitors
2024 Huong Pagoda Festival attracts hordes of pilgrims, visitors
2024 Huong Pagoda Festival attracts hordes of pilgrims, visitors

VOV.VN - Hordes of pilgrims and visitors flocked to Huong (Perfume) Pagoga in Hanoi’s My Duc district on February 15, the fifth day of the first lunar month, to attend one of the largest spring festivals of the year in Vietnam.

2024 Huong Pagoda Festival attracts hordes of pilgrims, visitors