Unique hair washing ritual of white Thai ethnic group
Unique hair washing ritual of white Thai ethnic group

VOV.VN - To celebrate the annual Then Kin Pang festival, the traditional Ap Ho Pang (hair washing) ritual of the white Thai ethnic people in Phong Tho district, northern Lai Chau province has been recreated, exciting crowds of locals and tourists.

Unique hair washing ritual of white Thai ethnic group
Lao ethnic group of Dien Bien celebrate water splashing festival
Lao ethnic group of Dien Bien celebrate water splashing festival

VOV.VN - The Lao ethnic minority group residing in Pa Thom commune of Dien Bien district in the northern province of Dien Bien have re-enacted the water splashing festival, with the aim of showing respect to ancestors and praying for bumper crops.

Lao ethnic group of Dien Bien celebrate water splashing festival
Preserving traditional musical instruments of ethnic groups in Cao Bang
Preserving traditional musical instruments of ethnic groups in Cao Bang

VOV.VN - Đàn Tính is a typical string musical instrument played by the Tay and Nung ethnic minority groups residing in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang, with the instrument being played in all ceremonies and festivals.

Preserving traditional musical instruments of ethnic groups in Cao Bang
Two intangible cultural heritage elements to seek inscription into world lists
Two intangible cultural heritage elements to seek inscription into world lists

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha has agreed on the submission of the dossiers on “Mo Muong” and the “art of Cheo” to UNESCO to seek the inscription of these intangible cultural heritage elements into world lists.

Two intangible cultural heritage elements to seek inscription into world lists
Bamboo musical instruments of the Xo Dang
Bamboo musical instruments of the Xo Dang

VOV.VN - Ethnic minorities in the Central Highlands have a rich treasure of musical instruments made of different materials.

Bamboo musical instruments of the Xo Dang
Vietnamese ethnic groups’ culture day to be celebrated in mid-April
Vietnamese ethnic groups’ culture day to be celebrated in mid-April

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism will hold a wide range of activities in the suburban township of Son Tay in the capital from April 18 to 21 to mark the culture day of Vietnamese ethnic groups.

Vietnamese ethnic groups’ culture day to be celebrated in mid-April
Exploring paper-making craft of Dao ethnic people in Cao Bang
Exploring paper-making craft of Dao ethnic people in Cao Bang

VOV.VN - Paper-making is a unique traditional craft practiced by the Red Dao ethnic minority people residing in Nguyen Binh district in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang.

Exploring paper-making craft of Dao ethnic people in Cao Bang
Longevity ritual of the Nung in northern Vietnam
Longevity ritual of the Nung in northern Vietnam

VOV.VN - "Tài khoăn", which means “Longevity ritual” in the Nung language, is held on one’s birthday or in the spring, at the beginning of the year.

Longevity ritual of the Nung in northern Vietnam
Xo May festival in Yen Bai province excites crowds
Xo May festival in Yen Bai province excites crowds

VOV.VN - Thousands of people flocked to the Xo May festival in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai with the intention of praying for luck in the new lunar year.

Xo May festival in Yen Bai province excites crowds
Muong people welcome Lunar New Year with Poon Poong festival
Muong people welcome Lunar New Year with Poon Poong festival

VOV.VN - Poon Poong is an ancient festival celebrated by the Muong ethnic minority people in Thanh Hoa province during the Lunar New Year or Tet.

Muong people welcome Lunar New Year with Poon Poong festival