Originally, the festival is about worshipping the moon, thanksgiving as well as praying for abundant harvest. Also, according to Khmer’s custom, the tenth Lunar month is considered the end of the year...

Kate festival takes place in three different temples in Ninh Thuan province at the same time and same date. Basically, the ritual parts of Kate festival are the same among the three temples, including...

Originally, the temple was named Hung Dao Vuong Tran Quoc Tuan; however, as it was built on the mutual vicinity of Kiep village and Bac village, the name ‘Kiep Bac’ has been widely accepted. >>>...

In the middle of his trip to the moon, the Emperor caught a glimpse of fairies in heaven celebrating the full moon. When Duong Minh Hoang was back to earth, he taught his citizens about the celebration...

Like other festivals in Vietnam, Buffalo Fighting Festival consists of two parts: Spiritual rites and entertaining activities. Since the first day of the 8th Lunar month, at the General Commune House of...

In accordance with Buddhism’s belief, the seventh lunar month is known as the spirit month. On this month’s full moon, wandering souls are believed to return to their former homes. >>> things...

As known as Tet Doan Ngo in Vietnam, the festival is celebrated on the 5th day of the 5th month in Vietnamese Lunar calendar, coinciding with the day of Summer Solstice in Western Calendar—the time in...

The way Vietnamese people celebrate this meaningful event is varied. It could be done by individuals. That is, in each family, parents do something special for their kids: taking them to the parks, buying...

The temple was constructed in 1820 as according to folklore, in the early 1800s, local people there had found a female statue made of marble in the forest—they considered her as their ‘country lady’,...

According to folklore, in the reign of King Ly Thai Tong, the princess’s boat once was turned over by a huge snake when she took sightseeing at Nguyet Duc River (Duong River nowadays). >>> Tips...