Project launched to preserve and promote gong culture in Dak Lak

Project launched to preserve and promote gong culture in Dak Lak

NDO – On May 24, the Dak Lak Provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced the launch of a 25,000-USD-project on preserving and promoting gong culture in the locality. (13 hours ago)


Dossier of Via Ba Chua Xu festival approved for submission to UNESCO

  Mar 31, 2022 20:56:39
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has approved the submission of the dossier of the Via Ba Chua Xu festival in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang for UNESCO's recognition as intangible cultural heritage of humanity. 

Japan support Vietnam to restore Cau Pagoda

  Mar 27, 2022 13:44:53
NDO - On March 26, the People's Committee of Hoi An City (Quang Nam Province) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) held a signing ceremony on supporting the project to restore Cau Pagoda, also commonly referred to as the Japanese Bridge, in Hoi An. 

Workshop discuses role of Mong women in preserving cultural identity

  Mar 22, 2022 12:09:52
NDO - Many opinions on the conservation and promotion of cultural heritage values and the enhancement of the role of H'mong women have been given in a scientific workshop themed "Mong ethnic cultural identity and the role of women in tourism and socio-economic development in Ha Giang”. 

Publication introduces Hue architectural heritages

  Mar 22, 2022 11:31:00
NDO – The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre in coordination with the Relics Preservation Institute under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism held a ceremony on March 21 to introduce a book entitled ‘Hue architectural heritages through strokes’. 

Quang Ngai working to promote values of Sa Huynh culture

  Mar 09, 2022 15:37:55
NDO/VNA – The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of central Quang Ngai province is scheduled to organise a workshop on the culture of Sa Huynh, which lasted from the beginning of the Christian era until the second century AD, within this month, with the participation of many experts in archaeology and culture. 

Ritual marks the maturity of Dao ethnic men

  Feb 21, 2022 16:15:11
NDO – The ‘cap sac’ ritual of the Dao ethnic group, which is recognised as a national intangible cultural heritage, is an important ritual for every Dao ethnic man, as it declares his coming-of-age and affirms his role in the family and the community. The ritual has been well preserved for generations among the Dao Tien ethnic community, in the northern province of Bac Kan. 

Ethnic women in Central Highlands work to preserve quintessence of brocade

  Feb 04, 2022 13:15:27
NDO – During his childhood, Nhan Dan people’s journalist Uong Thai Bieu, used to listen to his grandmother singing folk songs while she was working on the loom. After years living far from his hometown, the dear image of his beloved grandmother has still been alive in his memory. 

Revitalising folklore culture in contemporary life

  Jan 21, 2022 18:06:42
NDO – In recent years, numerous efforts have been made to integrate folklore culture into many aspects of contemporary life, including music and fashion, contributing to creating unique products which are rich in spiritual value. 

Yen Bai receives certificate recognising the Mu Cang Chai terraced fields as a special national site

  Jan 01, 2022 15:43:55
NDO – The Yen Bai provincial People’s Committee held a ceremony on December 31 to receive certificates recognising the terraced rice fields in Mu Cang Chai District as a special national site as well as the new rice celebration of the H’mong ethnic people in the district as a national intangible cultural heritage. 

Art clubs promote melodies of folklore Then singing

  Dec 29, 2021 10:24:32
NDO – In recent years, Bac Kan provincial authorities have encouraged the establishment of ‘Then’ singing clubs in a bid to preserve and promote the ‘Then’ practice of Vietnam’s ethnic groups of Tay, Nung, Thai, which was named in the UNESCO’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritages of Humanity. 

Ninh Binh kicks off exhibition on Vietnam’s cultural heritage, scenic landscapes, handicrafts

  Dec 18, 2021 18:47:40
NDO/VNA - An exhibition on cultural heritage, scenic landscapes, and traditional handicrafts of Vietnam is in full swing in the northern province of Ninh Binh as part of the National Tourism Year - Ninh Binh 2021. 

New research results on Thang Long Imperial Citadel announced

  Dec 18, 2021 06:53:18
NDO - The Thang Long - Hanoi Heritage Conservation Centre organised a scientific seminar titled "Thang Long - Hanoi capital, from historical documents to new research results” at Thang Long Imperial Citadel, Hanoi, on December 17. 

Xoe Thai accredited as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

  Dec 15, 2021 21:22:55
NDO/VNA – The art of Xoe dance of Thai ethnic minority people in Vietnam has been listed as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity at the 16th session of the UNESCO's Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, which is taking place from December 13-18. 

Musical play helps preserve Ede ethnic minority people's epic

  Dec 15, 2021 15:35:14
NDO/VNA – The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak in collaboration with Song Thuong Garden Co., Ltd. held a press conference on December 14 to introduce a musical play titled "Khat vong Dam San” (Dam San's aspiration).