Bac Ninh’s tug-of-war honoured as national cultural heritage
The northern province of Bac Ninh received a certificate recognising tug of war festival of Huu Chap village as a national intangible cultural heritage during a ceremony on February 11.
Long Tong, unique farming ritual of the Tay
Long Tong (going to the field) is the most typical agricultural festival of the Tay, a big ethnic minority group living in the northern mountain region with a population of…
Ha Nhi people celebrate traditional New Year
The Ha Nhi people in northern mountainous Dien Bien province celebrate their traditional New Year festival (Tet) on the first dragon day in December, which fell on December 11, 2015.
“Xong Dat” - A cherished Lunar New Year tradition
Passing down through generations and continued with equal enthusiasm today, “Xong dat” (first footing), a Tet tradition in Viet Nam, has always been associated with hopes for a fruitful year ahead.
“Nem Con” - Folk game of the ethnic Thai on Tet holiday
Con throwing In all festivals and Tet holidays of the Thai ethnic group in Tay Bac, besides solemn rites and ceremonies, Con throwing is an indispensable folk game. Nem Con is a folk game of ethnic Thai, takes place when spring comes or after make offerings, and sacrifice.
Typical architecture of Khmer pagodas
People who visit Khmer villages in the Mekong Delta are impressed by the high towers and curved roofs surrounded by palm trees of the pagodas.
Ngo junk race of the Khmer in Soc Trang
The Khmer in southern Viet Nam race Ngo junks as part of the Ooc Om Bok festival to worship the Moon on the 10th lunar month. 
Mong ethnic people in Meo Vac celebrate New Year
Mong ethnic people in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province celebrate their New Year or Tet one month earlier than Lunar New Year.
The Khmer in Viet Nam   (Jan 05, 2016)
The Khmer in Viet Nam
Viet Nam has 1.3 million Khmer people living in the southern provinces of Tra Vinh, Soc Trang, Kien Giang, An Giang, Bac Lieu, Can Tho, and Vinh Long. 
Typical marriage ritual of the San Chi
The San Chi in Bac Giang province still practice their traditional marriage rituals. 
Trading sessions in northwestern Viet Nam
Scheduled trading sessions are what make ethnic minorities in the nation’s northwestern upland unique.
Kho Mu people perform traditional rain ritual
Around twenty people from Kho Mu community in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien conducted a ritual to pray for rain on the outskirts of Ha Noi on November 16.
Unique architecture of Dong Van
The charm of Ha Giang is not limited to its beautiful fields of buckwheat flowers, its breathtaking roads, and authentic ethnic markets. Ha Giang province is also home to amazing architectural treasures. 
Market sessions in Ha Giang   (Nov 11, 2015)
Market sessions in Ha Giang
Markets in Ha Giang always attract tourists because they are not just places for buying and selling, they are also meeting places for local ethnic minority people.
Folk songs of the San Chi   (Nov 09, 2015)
Folk songs of the San Chi
The San Chi have developed a rich cultural tradition with various types of folk arts. “Sinh ca” is a type of call and response singing that has been preserved and promoted in their everyday life for generations.