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KEO PAGODA FESTIVAL

KEO PAGODA FESTIVAL

12/02/2019 - Internal news

ELEPHANT RACE FESTIVAL

ELEPHANT RACE FESTIVAL

11/02/2019 - Internal news

VIETNAMESE NEW YEAR CUSTOMS

VIETNAMESE NEW YEAR CUSTOMS

30/01/2019 - Internal news

KEO PAGODA FESTIVAL

The annual Keo Pagoda Festival lasts three days during which lots of religious and traditional rituals and customs are held in celebration of the Buddhist monk who rendered great merits to the people and the country. The festival also hosts different traditional cultural activities, reflecting the life style, which is imbued with traits of the Red River Delta’s agricultural culture, of a riverside residential area.

ELEPHANT RACE FESTIVAL

On the big day, elephants from different villages gather at Don Village. People from near and far in their best and colorful costumes flock to the festival. The racing ground is 500m long and wide enough for ten elephants to stand simultaneously.

VIETNAMESE NEW YEAR CUSTOMS

This is often the most exciting part of the Vietnamese New Year among children. Parents usually purchase new clothes and shoes for their children a month prior to the New Year. However, children cannot wear their new clothes until the first day of the New Year and onward. The best outfit is always worn on the first day of the year.

THE PLATE OF FIVE FRUITS IN VIETNAMESE NEW YEAR

A plate filled with five types of fruits sits on the ancestor’s altar in every Vietnamese home during the New Year. The fruits are colorful and meaningful. They make New Year more lively and sacred

ORNAMENTAL PLANT, HEART AND SOUL IN TET...

People say that if you have not had any apricot blossom in your house, that means you have not prepared for Tet. It is compared as the symbol of the spring in Southern Vietnam and it has the similar important role like the Christmas tree on the Christmas holiday

PARALLEL SENTENCES IN VIETNAMESE NEW YEAR

Parallelism played an important role in Vietnamese classical literary style. It marks every literary genre from prose to poetry, including a kind of rhymed prose. It entirely governs a particular genre, call parallel sentences.