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April highlights at Sheraton Saigon

April highlights at Sheraton Saigon

Saigon Café Restaurant on level 1 will offer a special buffet night to celebrate the death anniversary of Hung Kings on Thursday, April 6 (or the tenth day of third lunar month).

Death Anniversary of Hung Kings food programs

Death Anniversary of Hung Kings food programs

A couple of restaurants and tourist sites under Saigontourist Holding Company will run their special food programs on the occasion of the Death Anniversary of the Hung Kings.

Incense offering ceremony held in honour of Hung Kings

Incense offering ceremony held in honour of Hung Kings

Viet Tri city in the northern province of Phu Tho, home to the Hung Kings Temple Relic Site, held an incense offering ceremony at the site on March 31, ahead of the annual Hung Kings Temple Festival.

Phu Tho eager for Hung Kings Temple festival

Phu Tho eager for Hung Kings Temple festival

The preparation for the death anniversary of the Hung Kings and the 2017 Hung Kings Temple Festival in the northern province of Phu Tho has been completed, said the organising board.

Hung Kings Temples full of worshippers on Lunar New Year

Hung Kings Temples full of worshippers on Lunar New Year

About ten thousand of people visited the Hung Kings Temples Complex in the northern province of Phu Tho on the Lunar New Year’s Day to pay tribute to the founders of the nation and pray for a happy new year.

Bringing ancient melodies to modern times

Bringing ancient melodies to modern times

Every Sunday night, local residents and tourists in ​Viet Tri city, in the northern province of Phu Tho, lose themselves in melodious folk song at Van Lang Park.

Truong Sa to get Hung Kings shrine

Truong Sa to get Hung Kings shrine

A Hung Kings Temple will be built on Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago with the aim of spreading Hung Kings worship and paying tribute to the ancestors of Vietnamese people.

Holiday road toll: 63 dead, 56 injured

Holiday road toll: 63 dead, 56 injured

A total of 83 traffic accidents have been reported nation-wide during the three-day holiday in commemoration of the Hung Kings, killing 63 people and injuring another 56, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Tourist arrivals in Danang up 20% during holiday

Tourist arrivals in Danang up 20% during holiday

Nearly 70,000 holiday-makers flocked to the central city of Danang during the Hung Kings commemoration holiday from April 16-18, marking a 20% growth year-on-year, according to the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Millions gather in tribute to Vietnamese ancestors

Millions gather in tribute to Vietnamese ancestors

VOV.VN - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong was among the millions who gathered on the Death Anniversary of the Hung Kings (April 16) at the Thuong Temple on Nghia Linh Mountain to burn incense and worship their ancestors.

Party leader offers incense in commemoration of the Hung Kings

Party leader offers incense in commemoration of the Hung Kings

VOV.VN -On April 16 (the10th day of the 3rd lunar month) Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong burnt incense to commemorate the Hung Kings’ death anniversary at the Hung Kings Temple special complex in the northern province of Phu Tho.

Giant Chung cake commemorates Hung Kings’ Festival

Giant Chung cake commemorates Hung Kings’ Festival

VOV.VN - A 2.5-tonne Chung cake (square glutinous rice cake) was made by 50 artisans at Dam Sen Cultural Park in Ho Chi Minh City on April 13-15 to commemorate Hung Kings’ Festival, which falls on the 10th day of the third lunar month (April 16).

9 ideal destinations for weekend vacation

9 ideal destinations for weekend vacation

VOV.VN -With warm climate year-round, the following destinations in the central region of Vietnam are the best choice for working people to relax during their 3-day leave to commemorate Hung Kings’ death anniversary.

2016 Hung Kings temple festival features Xoan singing

2016 Hung Kings temple festival features Xoan singing

Numerous activities featuring traditional Xoan singing will be organised during the upcoming 2016 Hung Kings Temple festival, said Nguyen Dac Thuy, Deputy Director of the Phu Tho provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.