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Gongs and drums of the Co Tu

Gongs and drums of the Co Tu

VOV.VN - Gongs and drums are the most popular musical instruments of the Co Tu in Tay Giang district, Quang Nam province. They are used in community events.

Water resource ceremony of the Ede

Water resource ceremony of the Ede

VOV.VN - The Ede ethnic minority people think that every water resource is managed by a genie. After each harvest and before each new crop, the Ede thank their water genies for blessing them with good weather and lots of luck. This shows their respect for water, the source of life.

Gong casting introduced at seventh coffee festival

Gong casting introduced at seventh coffee festival

Gong casting performances are being introduced in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak from March 11-13 as part of the seventh Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival to promote local cultural space of the gongs.

ARieu Ping celebration of the Pa Ko

ARieu Ping celebration of the Pa Ko

VOV.VN - The Arieu Ping, which means exhumation, is the biggest celebration of the Pa Ko to show respect and piety of the living people for the deceased.

Press conference: Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

Press conference: Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival

VOV.VN - A press conference for the annual Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival has announced it will run March 3-13 concurrently with the Central Highland Gongs Festival and the fourth Central Highlands Investment Promotion Conference.

Highlands fest presents folk culture

Highlands fest presents folk culture

The third Central Highlands’ Folk Culture Festival and Culture Tourism Week will be held in Kon Tum province from March 18 to 23.

Visiting Cu Lan village, Lam Dong province

Visiting Cu Lan village, Lam Dong province

VOV.VN - Cu Lan is a peaceful village of the K’Ho ethnicity in Lam Dong province. Tiny stilt houses, pure air, and warm-hearted people attract tourists to the village.

New rice ceremony of the Raglai

New rice ceremony of the Raglai

(VOV) - The Raglai people have several ceremonies relating to the life cycle of a man or a tree. The new rice ceremony is the biggest event of all.

Chingay Parade features Vietnamese culture

Chingay Parade features Vietnamese culture

(VOV) - The reverberating sounds of Central Highland gongs were a cherished highlight at the 2015 Chingay Parade that got underway on the evening of February 27 in Singapore with more than 100,000 visitors lining the city streets.

H’re ethnic minority preserves gong culture space

H’re ethnic minority preserves gong culture space

The cultural space of gongs of ethnic minorities in the Truong Son mountain range has been recognised as an important part of human culture, especially for the H’re people in central Quang Ngai province.

Vietnamese folk music takes centre stage in France

Vietnamese folk music takes centre stage in France

(VOV) -One of Vietnam’s most highly acclaimed and brilliantly original cultural shows – “Vietn’Âme” (Soul of Vietnam) –took the stage in Paris on July 4, attracting huge international audiences.

Preserving Central Highland cultures and identities

Preserving Central Highland cultures and identities

(VOV) - Socio-economic development and improving the lives of ethnic minorities has not distracted from the need to preserve and promote the cultural values of Central Highland ethnicitties.