Masks in religious rites of the Dao

Masks in religious rites of the Dao

VOV.VN - The Dao comprise two groups, who speak the Mien and Mun dialects. In religious rites of the Mun group, there are always Ka Dong men wearing masks with two horns. They are mysterious men representing deities in the Dao rituals.

Hanoi – endless inspiration for poets

Hanoi – endless inspiration for poets

VOV.VN - Poems about Hanoi resist the flow of time, preserving the ancient values from a millennium ago and promoting contemporary features. Hanoi has always been an endless inspiration for poets.

Thoughts of an American living in HCM City during COVID-19

Thoughts of an American living in HCM City during COVID-19

VOV.VN - Christopher Otis, an American living in Ho Chi Minh City who works as a teacher, photographer, and geographer, feels pride in Vietnam being his second home, in order to explain his emotions he describes living in a metaphorical bubble of safety while much of the world continues to suffer from this novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

The O Du ethnic group

The O Du ethnic group

VOV.VN - Of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups, several consist of a few hundred people living in remote mountain areas. The O Du in Nghe An province is one of the groups with the smallest populations.

Incense-making craft of the Nung An

Incense-making craft of the Nung An

VOV.VN - For many generations the Nung An ethnic minority of Phja Thap hamlet have been making incense sticks from natural materials.

Drum dance of the Giay

Drum dance of the Giay

VOV.VN - Of the ethnic groups who live in Ha Giang province, the Giay are clustered mainly in Tat Nga hamlet, Meo Vac district. Recent socio-economic development has made their life easier but has not changed their traditional culture.

British COVID-19 couple thank nation for assistance

British COVID-19 couple thank nation for assistance

VOV.VN - Kevin Nevard and his wife Hayley Nevard, a British couple who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), have expressed their sincere thanks to medical staff and the authorities of Thua Thien-Hue province for their great support during the pair’s medical treatment in Vietnam.

Irish tourists pen heartfelt message following quarantine period

Irish tourists pen heartfelt message following quarantine period

VOV.VN - Two tourists from Ireland have displayed their sincere thanks to Vietnamese medical workers for the assistance provided to the pair during their compulsory 14-day quarantine period in the central province of Nghe An which came about as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

Birth registration makes Dao newborns unique

Birth registration makes Dao newborns unique

VOV.VN - The “Dao Tien” in the northwestern province of Son La believe that a newborn baby is not an official member of the family or recognized by his or her ancestors until the child experiences a birth registration ceremony.

British executive at COVID-19 quarantine centre: Thank you, Vietnam

British executive at COVID-19 quarantine centre: Thank you, Vietnam

VOV.VN - A British business executive living in Vietnam has been placed into quarantine after touching down in the country on March 14. He revealed reality of quarantine life in a story and expressed “huge thanks” for Vietnamese assistance to him in quarantine.