VOV.VN - Of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups, several consist of a few hundred people living in remote mountain areas. The O Du in Nghe An province is one of the groups with the smallest populations.
VOV.VN - The Ede ethnic group in the Central Highlands consider the Che, a big jar, a symbol of family wealth and prosperity. A Che full of alcohol is an indispensable item at all worship ceremonies.
VOV.VN - Ha Nhi ethnic people’s earthen-wall houses are warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Their unique houses help them deal with the harsh weather of the northern mountain Vietnam.
VOV.VN - The Chut are an ethnic group with a very small population living in Huong Khe district, Ha Tinh province. When provincial authorities brought them and took them out of the deep forest to integrate with the community, they left behind many backward practices but preserved certain customs, one of which is their “Filling the holes” ceremony.
VOV.VN - More than a whopping 1,000 artisans and artists will gather at a festival scheduled from November 2-4 in Vinh Yen city, northern Vinh Phuc province, aiming to honour the traditional cultural values of ethnic minority groups in the north-eastern region.
VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Binh has attracted crowds of international visitors who are not only interested in seeing the beautiful caves, including the world’s largest cave Son Doong, but are also curious about the unique local life of ethnic groups.
The first day of the new year is also time for the Sedang, an ethnic group among the 54 ethnicities of Vietnam, to celebrate their New Rice Festival.
The Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund on November 27 held a ceremony to present scholarships to students of ethnic groups and children of naval soldiers and fishermen in the central coastal province of Phu Yen who were severely affected by storm Damrey.
In a remote commune populated by Xe Dang ethnic group in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum, many villages have become prosperous by creating large fields for modern farming.
For the San Diu ethnic group that lives in the northern province of Vinh Phuc, singing is a daily ritual.
Researcher Tran Tan Vinh from Quang Nam provincial library has completed a 200-page book on the Co Tu ethnic group’s artistic wood sculptures.
A programme highlighting the cultural charm of ethnic groups in the northern mountainous region will open in Hanoi on November 21 to celebrate Vietnam’s Cultural Heritage Day.
VOV.VN - The K’ho are matriarchal and their take the active role in marriage. Although many of their customs and habits have changed towards modern society, they have maintained one age-old custom: “catching a husband.”
VOV.VN - The papoose is an indispensable item in the daily life of the K’ho and ethnic groups in the central highlands.
A programme celebrating National Day (September 2) will be held at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi throughout September.
VOV.VN - Like many other ethnic groups, the Nung’s New Year festival is the biggest event of the year.
VOV.VN - House of each ethnic group in Vietnam have their own distinctive features embracing their cultural identity.
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has been striving to offer improved education and training to the local Khmer ethnic group, with positive outcomes recorded.
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh visited the Cham people in District 8, Ho Chi Minh City on May 3.
The northern mountainous province of Lang Son, home to seven ethnic groups, is looking to preserve its traditional festivals in order to promote cultural and tourism potential.