Lunar New Year celebrations with ethnic Dao Tien people of Hoai Khao village
Lunar New Year celebrations with ethnic Dao Tien people of Hoai Khao village

VOV.VN - Tet celebrations have become a unique cultural activity and identity of the ethnic Dao Tien people of Hoai Khao village in the northern province of Cao Bang.

Lunar New Year celebrations with ethnic Dao Tien people of Hoai Khao village
Tet celebrations of ethnic Mong people in Central Highlands
Tet celebrations of ethnic Mong people in Central Highlands

VOV.VN - The Mong ethnic group of Cu Pui commune in Krong Bong district in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak typically celebrate the Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet, in a special way. Let’s take a closer look at their customs during the festive season.

Tet celebrations of ethnic Mong people in Central Highlands
Unique style of Red Dao traditional outfits
Unique style of Red Dao traditional outfits

Vietnam is home to 54 ethnic groups, each of which has its own identity and unique values in terms of customs and traditions, contributing to the cultural diversity in the country.

Unique style of Red Dao traditional outfits
First foreign calligrapher joins Vietnamese Spring Calligraphy Festival
First foreign calligrapher joins Vietnamese Spring Calligraphy Festival

VOV.VN - Jean Sébastien Grill of France has become the first foreign national to take part in the Spring Calligraphy Festival as a calligrapher, with the event getting underway at the Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) in Hanoi.

First foreign calligrapher joins Vietnamese Spring Calligraphy Festival
Crop praying ritual in New Year of Dao Tien ethnic people
Crop praying ritual in New Year of Dao Tien ethnic people

VOV.VN - The New Year period represents the biggest festival of the Dao Tien ethnic minority in the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan, when they pray for a good harvest and the best things for their family in the New Year.

Crop praying ritual in New Year of Dao Tien ethnic people
Vietnam enjoys post-pandemic period with festive Christmas celebrations
Vietnam enjoys post-pandemic period with festive Christmas celebrations

VOV.VN - With the last two Christmas celebrations in Vietnam being disrupted due to some level of restrictions being imposed due to the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2022 marks a belated return to normality with booming commerce mixed with a festive atmosphere for local people to enjoy.

Vietnam enjoys post-pandemic period with festive Christmas celebrations
The most wonderful time of the year approaches
The most wonderful time of the year approaches

One of the most important worldwide holidays, Christmas, has never failed to attract people with various ways to celebrate in many countries all over the world, including Vietnam.

The most wonderful time of the year approaches
Making handicraft boats, new direction for boat building village in Dong Thap
Making handicraft boats, new direction for boat building village in Dong Thap

VOV.VN - The 100-year-old Ba Dai boat building village in Long Hau commune in Dong Thap province was recognized as a national intangible cultural heritage in 2015 with dozens of local households seeking ways to preserve their traditional craft.

Making handicraft boats, new direction for boat building village in Dong Thap
Discovering Phin Ho upland market in northern Vietnam
Discovering Phin Ho upland market in northern Vietnam

VOV.VN - Situated in Nam Po district in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien, Phin Ho market has opened following a two-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, attracting many local residents and tourists visiting the site.

Discovering Phin Ho upland market in northern Vietnam
Blood oath ceremony of the Mnong in Dak Lak
Blood oath ceremony of the Mnong in Dak Lak

VOV.VN - The custom of twinning two persons of different blood lines as brothers is popular in Vietnam, for the Mnong in the central province of Dak Lak, the twinning ceremony ties the two persons and their families.

Blood oath ceremony of the Mnong in Dak Lak