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Colourful headdresses of ethnic girls in mountainous region

Colourful headdresses of ethnic girls in mountainous region

VOV.VN - Headdresses are considered an indispensable part of the outfits worn by ethnic girls in the country’s northwestern mountainous region, highlighting the traditions of the various different ethnic groups that live in the area.

Scenic Cu Vai village located in Yen Bai province

Scenic Cu Vai village located in Yen Bai province

VOV.VN - Situated in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, Cu Vai village is widely considered to be one of the best spots for tourists to discover the locality’s beauty and peace.

Cultural festival showcases ethnic groups

Cultural festival showcases ethnic groups

A series of festivals organised by different ethnic minority groups from the country’s northwestern region are taking place at the Vietnam National Villages for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi.

Gau Tao festival represents a unique part of Mong culture

Gau Tao festival represents a unique part of Mong culture

VOV.VN - Hundreds of ethnic people from eight communes across Phong Tho district in the northern province of Lai Chau have taken to the peak of Dao San mountain in order to participate in the annual Gau Tao festival.

Mong ethnic people celebrate New Year

Mong ethnic people celebrate New Year

The annual traditional holiday of the Mong ethnic minority group, known as Nao Pe Chau, takes place at the end of the 11th lunar month. The event is held to celebrate the end of the harvest and spend time relaxing together.

Mong King Palace forms part of Ha Giang's cultural treasure

Mong King Palace forms part of Ha Giang's cultural treasure

VOV.VN - Vuong Chinh Duc is honored as the king of the Mong or Meo ethnic minority group in Ha Giang province. His house is the largest structure in the locality and boasts a special architectural style. The Mong King’s Palace was recognized as a national relic in 1993.

Mong “docked tail” dog believed to bring luck to owners

Mong "docked tail" dog believed to bring luck to owners

VOV.VN - Bac Ha market in Lao Cai province is one of the most popular ethnic market sessions in the northwest region. Many people from other localities come here to buy “docked tail” dogs, one of four pure Vietnamese dog breeds.

Mong ethnic people cultivate on rocks

Mong ethnic people cultivate on rocks

VOV.VN - "Live on rocks and die buried in rocks". That is how people from the Mong Meo Vac ethnic group define their identity. If you ever have the opportunity to visit the Mong villages in Dong Van, Yen Minh, and Quan Ba districts in the northern mountain province of Ha Giang, you will truly understand that quote.

Festival honours panpipe of Mong ethnic people

Festival honours panpipe of Mong ethnic people

A festival honouring the cultural value of Khen (panpipe) of the Mong ethnic minority people will be held in Dong Van town, the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang from April 27-28.

Cultures of Vietnamese ethnic groups to be highlighted

Cultures of Vietnamese ethnic groups to be highlighted

Activities themed around the “Colours of Vietnamese ethnic groups” will take place at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism from April 1 to May 2, to celebrate Vietnam’s Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day (April 19).

Ha Giang promotes tourism in central region

Ha Giang promotes tourism in central region

A conference spotlighting Ha Giang’s tourism potential took place in the central province of Khanh Hoa, on March 18, gathering over 100 representatives from tourism management bodies, associations, and travel agencies across the central region.

Mong ethnic minorities’ culture introduced in France

Mong ethnic minorities’ culture introduced in France

Forty nine objects featuring the Mong ethnic minority group are being displayed at the La Rochelle Natural History Museum of France’s Nouvelle Aquitaine region from January 31 till December 31, 2019.