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Woodblocks from Nguyen dynasty on show

Woodblocks from Nguyen dynasty on show

Woodblocks from the Nguyen dynasty (1802-1945), which have been recognised as World Documentary Heritage by UNESCO, will be on display at Temple of Literature in Hanoi from August 26.

Phuc Giang school woodblocks displayed in Hanoi

Phuc Giang school woodblocks displayed in Hanoi

Phuc Giang School woodblocks, a UNESCO Documentary Heritage by Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific, are on show at an exhibition in Hanoi that opened on May 23.

UNESCO-recognised heritages to feature at Hue Festival 2018

UNESCO-recognised heritages to feature at Hue Festival 2018

Heritage items recognized by UNESCO will be highlighted at the biennial Hue Festival of which the next edition is set to take place from April 24- May 2, 2018, according to tentative programming announced by the local government.

Folk paintings of Sinh village

Folk paintings of Sinh village

VOV.VN - If Hanoi is famous for Hang Trong folk paintings and the northern delta has Dong Ho paintings, the central province of Thua Thien Hue boasts paintings of Sinh village.

Ha Tinh has woodblocks listed as world documentary heritage

Ha Tinh has woodblocks listed as world documentary heritage

A ceremony was held in the central province of Ha Tinh on September 25 to receive a certificate recognising the Woodblocks of Phuc Giang School as a documentary heritage by UNESCO’s Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific (MOWCAP).

Ha Tinh: Rare woodblocks to be preserved

Ha Tinh: Rare woodblocks to be preserved

Central Ha Tinh province has planned different solutions to preserve and promote the Phuc Giang School’s woodblocks, following their recognition in May as UNESCO World Heritage at the seventh Memory of the World Committee for Asia and Pacific summit.

Conference looks to promote Buddhist woodblocks’ values

Conference looks to promote Buddhist woodblocks’ values

Orientations to promote the historical, cultural and religious values of the Buddhist woodblocks in Vinh Nghiem and Bo Da pagodas in the northern province of Bac Giang were discussed among experts at a conference held in the locality on May 31.

Hue exhibits Vietnam’s memories of the world

Hue exhibits Vietnam’s memories of the world

The central province of Thua Thien – Hue opened an exhibition inside the Hue imperial citadel on May 16 to display a collection of UNESCO world documentary heritages found in Vietnam.

Experts discuss ways to revive woodblocks

Intellectuals congregated at a scientific workshop held in the northern province of Bac Giang on August 16 to explore measures needed to revive and develop a collection of woodblocks at the provincial Vinh Nghiem pagoda.

Culture helps reinforce national image

Culture helps reinforce national image

(VOV) - Significant achievements of the culture, sports and tourism sector have contributed to ensuring national stability and promoting the Vietnamese images to international friends.