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Deputy PM congratulates Khmer people on traditional New Year festival

Deputy PM congratulates Khmer people on traditional New Year festival

Politburo member and Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh offered congratulations to Khmer Theravada Buddhist monks and followers on the traditional Chol Chnam Thmay Festival and Buddha’s birthday during a visit to Candaransi Pagoda in District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, on April 26.

Khmer people in Soc Trang celebrate Chol Chnam Thmay

Khmer people in Soc Trang celebrate Chol Chnam Thmay

Khmer people in the south and the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang in particular are celebrating their traditional New Year festival Chol Chnam Thmay which falls on April 13-16 this year more quietly due to the COVID-19 epidemic.

Tet of ethnic groups

Tet of ethnic groups

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese nation has 54 ethnic groups. Each group has its own culture, customs, language, lifestyle, costumes, and celebrations. The ways they celebrate Tet, the lunar New Year, add color to the Vietnamese culture.

Khmer monks open summer classes

Khmer monks open summer classes

Every summer, monks from Khmer pagodas in the southern province of Kien Giang host classes to teach the written Khmer language to local children in 1st to 7th grade.

Chol Chnam Thmay festival

Chol Chnam Thmay festival

Chol Chnam Thmay, the new year festival, is the biggest festive event of Khmer people.

Khmer-Vietnam association consolidates operation

Khmer-Vietnam association consolidates operation

The Khmer-Vietnam Association in Cambodia will continue to keep a close watch on the situation of Vietnamese Cambodians, especially those in Kampong Chhnang and four other Cambodian provinces adjacent to Tonle Sap Lake.

Tet gifts reach hands of poor overseas Vietnamese, Cambodians

Tet gifts reach hands of poor overseas Vietnamese, Cambodians

The Khmer-Vietnam Association, in collaboration with Metfone company – a subsidiary of military-run telecom group Viettel, presented 200 gifts to poor overseas Vietnamese and Cambodians in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on February 1, ahead of the lunar New Year (Tet) festival.