Fashion show revives Vietnamese court attires in 15th century

Fashion show revives Vietnamese court attires in 15th century

NDO – Vietnamese court attires of the 15th century were revived at fashion show entitled ‘Weaving a Realm’ in Hanoi on December 30. (Jan 01, 2018)


Worshipping of Mother Goddesses introduced in Russia

  Dec 07, 2017
NDO/VNA – A seminar has been held in Moscow, Russia, to introduce the Vietnamese worship of Mother Goddesses of the Three Realms.  

Ancient Oc Eo artefacts on exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City

  Nov 30, 2017
NDO - An exhibition displaying over 300 ancient Oc Eo artefacts opened at the National Museum of Vietnamese History in Ho Chi Minh on November 29. 

Thang Long - Hanoi’s national treasures introduced to the public for the first time

  Nov 23, 2017
NDO – Four groups of national treasures found in Thang Long ancient citadel are on display for the first time at the Hanoi Museum, No. 2 Pham Hung street, Me Tri ward, South Tu Liem district, on the occasion of the Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23).  

Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards 2017 winners announced

  Nov 21, 2017
NDO – Winners of the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards 2017 were announced at the award ceremony of the contest, held by Vietnam Heritage Magazine, in Ho Chi Minh City on November 21. 

Old Quarter to host activities honouring Hanoi’s cultural heritages

  Nov 11, 2017
NDO – A programme will be held from November 17 to 26 in the Hanoi Old Quarter to honour the capital city’s cultural heritages.  

Artisans honoured for preserving intangible cultural heritages

  Nov 15, 2017
NDO – Over the past years, artisans and cultural practitioners have played a key role in preserving and promoting intangible cultural heritages of Hanoi. To acknowledge their contributions, Hanoi city Department of Culture and Sports recently announced a list of 140 nominees to be awarded with the ‘People’s Artisan’ and ‘Meritorious Artisan’ titles. 

‘Cua Dinh’ singing successfully revived after six decades of decline

  Nov 09, 2017
NDO – A performance featuring ‘Cua Dinh’ folk singing will be held at the Vietnam National Institute of Culture and Arts Studies in Hanoi on November 14, marking the successful revival of the musical genre after six decades of decline. 

French architecture showcased in Hanoi

  Oct 27, 2017
NDO - An exhibition featuring various documents and photos on French architecture opened at Hanoi’s Book Street in the capital city on October 27. 

Pottery exhibition on Oc Eo culture opens in An Giang

  Sep 29, 2017
NDO – Over 1,000 ceramic objects from the Oc Eo culture are on display at an exhibition which opened in An Giang province on September 29. 

“Ho khoan” Le Thuy singing recognised as national intangible cultural heritage

  Sep 01, 2017
NDO – “Ho khoan” Le Thuy, a genre of Vietnamese folk music from Le Thuy district, in the central province of Quang Binh, has been recognised as national intangible cultural heritage for its typical characteristics.  

Seminar focuses on Vietnam-India joint civilisation heritage

  Aug 25, 2017
NDO – The Indian Embassy in Vietnam in conjunction with the Vietnam-India Friendship Association’s Da Nang city chapter jointly held a seminar on the common civilisation heritage of Vietnam and India in the central city, on August 25.  

Adopting technology in keeping 'Xoan' singing alive

  Aug 25, 2017
NDO – As 'Xoan' (Spring) singing is faced with the risk of being lost forever, Hung Vuong Museum in Phu Tho province, with the help of several researchers, have put forward a digital solution to preserve the heritage.  

Competition launched to find young talents in traditional art forms

  Aug 06, 2017
NDO – The 2017 national competition for professional stage actors of Tuong (classical drama) and Cheo (traditional opera) was launched on August 5, at Lam Son theatre in Thanh Hoa province.  

Sustainable preservation targeted for My Son World Cultural Heritage

  Jul 09, 2017
NDO – The ebb and flow of history, severe weather and damage from war during the past have seriously damaged the UNESCO-recognised My Son Sanctuary, posing the need for the protection and preservation of the World Cultural Heritage Site in a sustainable manner.