Efforts to keep Lunar New Year holiday alive
Efforts to keep Lunar New Year holiday alive

VOV.VN - The Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet, is an age-old cultural custom which should be preserved for future generations, particularly as cultural tradition supports and goes hand in hand with economic development of a nation.

Efforts to keep Lunar New Year holiday alive
Vietnam – active UNESCO member of enormous potentials, valuable experiences
Vietnam – active UNESCO member of enormous potentials, valuable experiences

UNESCO Representative to Vietnam Jonathan Wallace Baker has highlighted Vietnam’s remarkable achievements at the organisation last year as evidence of its active participation, enormous potentials, and valuable experiences.

Vietnam – active UNESCO member of enormous potentials, valuable experiences
Tet reflects diversity of Vietnamese culture: British researcher
Tet reflects diversity of Vietnamese culture: British researcher

The Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, with its unique traditions and customs, is an important part that reflects the diversity of Vietnamese culture, according to British researcher of Vietnamese politics and history Kyril Whittaker.

Tet reflects diversity of Vietnamese culture: British researcher
Vietnamese in Laos maintain tradition of going to pagodas during Tet
Vietnamese in Laos maintain tradition of going to pagodas during Tet

Going to pagodas on the first lunar days remains a tradition of Vietnamese people both at home and abroad, including those in Laos.

Vietnamese in Laos maintain tradition of going to pagodas during Tet
Hanoians flock to pagodas on first day of lunar New Year
Hanoians flock to pagodas on first day of lunar New Year

VOV.VN - Many Hanoians have flocked to large temples and pagodas on the first day of Lunar New Year (Tet) to pray for a year of good health, happiness and prosperity.

Hanoians flock to pagodas on first day of lunar New Year
Top Vietnamese dishes shine on global culinary map in 2023
Top Vietnamese dishes shine on global culinary map in 2023

VOV.VN - Bánh mì (bread), phở (noodle soup), and cà phê (coffee) all earned high marks from international travel magazines in 2023, reaffirming the nation’s growing reputation as a global culinary attraction.

Top Vietnamese dishes shine on global culinary map in 2023
Fireworks soar across Vietnam ringing in lunar New Year of the Dragon
Fireworks soar across Vietnam ringing in lunar New Year of the Dragon

VOV.VN - Vietnamese people took to the streets nationwide watching colourful fireworks light up the sky and ringing in the lunar New Year of the Dragon.

Fireworks soar across Vietnam ringing in lunar New Year of the Dragon
Russian students interested in learning about Vietnamese Tet culture
Russian students interested in learning about Vietnamese Tet culture

The Vietnam Club at the Moscow State Linguistic University (MGLU) of Russia has organised a special course, attracting most of the students of the Vietnamese language from universities in Moscow to discuss about “Tet” (the Lunar New Year) festival.

Russian students interested in learning about Vietnamese Tet culture
2,024-drone light show marks start of Year of Dragon
2,024-drone light show marks start of Year of Dragon

VOV.VN - Hanoi is expected to set a Southeast Asian record with a majestic light and sound performance supported by 2,024 unmanned aerial vehicles which will take to the skies on Lunar New Year's Eve.

2,024-drone light show marks start of Year of Dragon
Traditional Tet dishes introduced to int’l friends in New York
Traditional Tet dishes introduced to int’l friends in New York

As the Lunar New Year (Tet) is just around the corner, the Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations in New York held an event on February 7 to introduce traditional Tet dishes of Vietnam and celebrate the recognition of the Lunar New Year as a UN floating holiday.

Traditional Tet dishes introduced to int’l friends in New York