Authorities of the northern province of Phu Tho held an incense offering ceremony on April 2 to commemorate the country’s legendary founders at the Hung Kings relic site in the province.
VOV.VN - With the 2020 Hung Kings’ Death Anniversary falling amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, this year’s holiday is being commemorated in a vastly different way in comparison with previous years.
VOV.VN - Generations of Vietnamese have believed the Hung Kings to be the founders of the first Vietnamese state, called Van Lang, 4,000 years ago. Worship of the Hung Kings has been an important part of their spiritual life.
VOV.VN - Due to the ongoing coronavirus epidemic, this year's Hung Kings’ Death Anniversary, which falls on April 2, will be commemorated simply, but with full respect to the founders of the Vietnamese nation.
Authorities of the northern province of Phu Tho held a ceremony on March 29 to commemorate the legendary national ancestors of Vietnam, Father Lac Long Quan and Mother Au Co.
The worship of Tay Thien National Mother in Tam Dao district, northern Vinh Phuc province, has been recognised as a national intangible cultural heritage.
The increasing global spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has forced the organisers of national and international cultural events and celebrations to change schedules, reduce scale or even cancel the events.
VOV.VN - An exciting array of events are to be featured during the Hung Kings Temple Festival in the northern province of Phu Tho between March 24 and April 2, or from the first to the 10th day of the third lunar month, as a means of paying tribute to the nation’s founders.
The General Association of Vietnamese People in Laos will further coordinate with Vietnamese representative agencies to accelerate the settlement of legal papers for Vietnamese in Laos in 2020.
VOV.VN - The first Hung King ruled Vietnam in 2879 BC. Cultural traces of the Hung King era, which ended in 258 BC, are still being discovered in the ruins of Vietnam’s former imperial citadel in Hanoi.
Ca Mau province will organise a culture and tourism week this December in an effort to attract more tourists to the southernmost land of Vietnam.
The “I love my Motherland” journey was launched in the northern province of Phu Tho on October 6 as part of the activities to celebrate the 63rd anniversary of the Vietnam Youth Federation (October 15).
A national scientific seminar on the era of Hung Vuong (Hung Kings), the very first founders of Vietnam, was held in Hanoi on September 24, attracting more than 200 scientists and researchers across the country.
VOV.VN - The Hung Temple's bronze drum, the largest bronze drum in Vietnam and in Southeast Asia, is one of Vietnam’s renowned Dong Son bronze drums, a sacred symbol of the Vietnamese people.
The Hung Kings Temple historical relic site in Viet Tri city, the northern midland province of Phu Tho, welcomed over 7 million visitors during the Hung Kings Temple Festival from April 5-14.
A ceremony commemorating the death anniversary of Hung Kings, the legendary founders of Vietnam, took place at the Warsaw Buddhism culture centre, Poland, on April 14 with traditional rituals.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese expats across the world organised ceremonies on the weekend to commemorate the death anniversary of the Hung Kings, the legendary founders of Vietnam. Notable events were held in Ukraine, Malaysia, and Switzerland.
VOV.VN - Up to 64 traffic accidents took place throughout Vietnam during the Hung Kings anniversary holiday on April 13 and 14, the ninth and tenth days of the third lunar months, according to the Traffic Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security.
An incense offering ceremony was held in the northern midland province of Phu Tho on April 14 (or the tenth day of the third lunar month) to commemorate the death anniversary of Hung Kings, the legendary founders of the nation.
VOV.VN - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan led a delegation in offering incense to pay tribute to the Hung Kings, the founders of the nation, at the Hung Kings Temple relic site in Phu Tho province on the morning of April 14 (the tenth day of the third lunar month).