A seminar was held in Moscow, Russia, on December 5 to introduce the Vietnamese worship of Mother Goddesses of the Three Realms.
A festival honouring Mother Goddesses, which has been recognised as National Intangible Cultural Heritage, will take place at three temples in the northern city of Tuyen Quang on March 8-13, municipal authorities told a press conference in Hanoi on March 1.
VOV.VN - The Tran Family Home and Chapel located at 21 Le Loi Street in Hoi An Ancient Town has been a haven for ancestral worshippers for more than two centuries.
VOV.VN -During the ‘ghost month’, beginning on August 14 and ending on September 12, Vietnamese people offer food, many types of fruit and votive papers to hungry ghosts who supposedly wander the streets and drop into some houses.
The city of Hoi An will host a festival to honour maize – a farm produce grown in Cam Nam commune – for the third year on February 23.
The northeastern province of Phu Tho has devised measures to preserve its cultural assets in the long run, including rituals worshipping the Hung Kings and “xoan” singing.
The capital has outlined a plan to restore traditional craft villages, which are rapidly disappearing.