Preserving beauty of Hue’s traditional Ao Dai

Preserving beauty of Hue’s traditional Ao Dai

NDO – Ao Dai (traditional Vietnamese long dress) is a tourism product that the ancient central city of Hue has successfully promoted. (Feb 07, 2019 09:21:40)


Keeping Trang An heritage title

  Feb 03, 2019 16:34:47
NDO – A variety of classical karst towers and a network of caves connected by an intricate system of subterranean waterways, sunken hidden vestiges of ancient Vietnamese people, traces of invasions by sea, geology and geomorphology evolution and many sacred ancient temples and pagodas are the outstanding global values of Trang An Landscape Complex - the world's mixed cultural and natural heritage. 

Keeping the chemistry of Vietnamese pottery alive

  Feb 03, 2019 08:44:32
NDO – Pottery, in some certain ways, denotes the harmony of soil clay, water and fire. Only in pottery, one can find all Five Phases: Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth. It is right to balance Water and Fire, and Water and Earth. It is also right to keep alive the chemistry and vitality of Vietnamese pottery, wrote celebrated painter Le Thiet Cuong in an article published on the Tet issue of Nhan Dan (People) Monthly Newspaper. 

Songs about beloved Fatherland of Vietnam promoted in France

  Feb 03, 2019 08:10:01
NDO – Over the past ten years, members of Que Huong (Hometown) Choir have been utterly dedicated to conveying the patriotism and national pride to the community as well as promoting Vietnamese people’s cultural and spiritual identities to French and international friends. 

Encouraging signs in Vietnamese contemporary fine arts

  Feb 02, 2019 17:39:40
NDO – Efforts made by Vietnamese artists to increase exchanges with foreign colleagues and the bolder individual presence at international events are among the highlights of Vietnamese contemporary fine arts over the past year. 

Spring festival to honour ethnic cultural identities

  Feb 01, 2019 19:53:34
NDO – A springtime festival, themed “Colours of spring from every corner of the country”, will be held from February 12 to 13 (the eighth to ninth day of the first lunar month) at the Vietnamese Ethnic Groups Culture-Tourism Village in Son Tay Town, Hanoi. 

‘Cheo’ master works to save the vitality of Vietnamese traditional opera

  Feb 01, 2019 16:11:10
NDO – Born in 1950 in Hung Ha district, Thai Binh province, which is the cradle of Cheo (Vietnamese traditional opera), People’s Artist Ngo Thi Thanh Hoai has fallen into the sweet and charming melodies of ‘Cheo’ since she was a little girl. 

Young generations of OVs face towards fatherland

  Jan 31, 2019 17:14:58
NDO – The Europe – Vietnam Association was launched to the public in May 2016 in Paris, France, aiming for younger generations of Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in the host country to learn Vietnamese and study traditional national culture, songs and musical instruments. 

Spring photos on display at Fine Arts Museum

  Jan 30, 2019 15:53:14
NDO - An exhibition opened at the Vietnam Museum of Fine Arts on January 30, featuring 40 photos on the theme of spring across the country. 

Spring Calligraphy Festival preserves ancient tradition of Tet

  Jan 30, 2019 13:57:25
NDO – The 2019 Spring Calligraphy Festival officially opened at the Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) in Hanoi on January 29, attracting a large number of visitors. 

H'Hen Nie wins Missosology Timeless Beauty 2018

  Jan 29, 2019 13:05:52
NDO – Overcoming 112 beauties, Vietnam representative H'Hen Nie has won the Missosology Timeless Beauty 2018 award. 

Neu pole installed at Hue Imperial Citadel to welcome Lunar New Year

  Jan 28, 2019 17:16:41
NDO – A Neu pole, a tall bamboo tree with red garment strips used to dispel evil spirits during Tet (Lunar New Year) festival, was erected at Hue Imperial Citadel in Thua Thien-Hue province on January 28. 

Cultural and arts activities to be staged in HCMC to welcome lunar New Year

  Jan 28, 2019 16:59:46
NDO – A series of activities will be staged in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the 89th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam and to welcome lunar New Year 2019 – the Year of the Pig. 

The Man Who Stood On One Leg

  Jan 27, 2019 16:57:43
His name was Ananda, and Ananda means satisfaction and bliss. 

Rituals to see in New Year re-enacted at Thang Long citadel

  Jan 26, 2019 16:39:52
NDO - Traditional rituals to see off the old year and ring in the new year were performed at the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, a UNESCO world heritage site, on January 26.