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Training on implementation of religious laws for Caodai followers and Pure Land Buddhists in Binh Duong

Religious affairs training held in Ca Mau

Linh Dong village temple in Ho Chi Minh City recognized as national architectural relic

Coast Guard strengthens civilian – military relation with ethnic, religious people

Training on religious affairs held in Ha Tinh’s districts

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Hanoi street sees upturn in Christmas buildup

With Christmas drawing near, Hang Ma street in the heart of Hanoi’s Old Quarter is starting to see an increase in trade, with a number of shops putting various different types of decorations on display.

Unique cockscomb flower Tet festival of Cong ethnic people

In September annually, when the Cong ethnic people complete their crops, they celebrate Tet hoa mao ga (Cockscomb flower Tet festival). This year, Tet hoa mao ga takes place on November 23 and November 24, Vietnam News Agency reported.

Expanding models for environment protection amongst religious communities
Yen Tu Mountain a popular autumn travel destination

 A Buddhist sanctuary located on Yen Tu Mountain in the northern province of Quang Ninh is one of the nation’s five most significant relic sites. The area attracts millions of domestic and foreign visitors for pilgrimages and Buddhism ceremonies annually.

Visit Som Rong, a pagoda that combines traditional and modern Khmer culture

Khmer pagoda Som Rong, famous for the giant reclining Buddha statue, gets even more magnificent when the sun goes down.

Unique architectures to visit in An Giang

Cu Lao Gieng Church, built in 1778 is one of the oldest and largest in the Southwest. It is a harmonious combination of European architectural art and the typical southern architectural style. The highlight of the church is its 35m high bell tower with meticulously carved patterns. The peculiarity is that all the background tiles are still intact and the patterns still very clear. Photo: Zing.

Two record-holding pagodas in Binh Duong

Binh Duong Province’s Tay Tang Pagoda is home to the country's largest statue made of hair, while Hoi Khanh Pagoda has Asia's longest Reclining Buddha statue on a pagoda's roof.

Whale worshipping festival excites crowds in Vung Tau city

The Nghinh Ong Festival, an event held for fishermen to pay their respects to whales and show their gratitude for a bumper catch, was held on October 2 in Vung Tau city, southern Vietnam, with thousands of residents and tourists in attendance.

Traditional Mid-Autumn Festival celebration held at Thang Long Imperial Citadel

The Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi is hosting a range of activities to celebrate the traditional Mid-Autumn Festival.

Nhan Tower: Charm of Cham people

Nhan Tower, known to the locals simply as Cham Tower, is located on a hilltop near Nhan Mountain, on the northern bank of the Da Rang River in Tuy Hoa City, Phu Yen Province.

Muong Ethnic Culture Museum

About 70 kilometers north of Hanoi stands the Muong Ethnic Group Cultural Space Museum, the first private museum in Hoa Binh province, and the only museum in Vietnam devoted to Muong culture.

The outstanding and rustic architecture of St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Hanoi

If you want to visit a tourist attraction in Hanoi different from others which allows you to witness an outstanding and rustic architecture, Saint Joseph’s Cathedral (Nhà thờ Lớn Hà Nội) will be the most suitable one for you. 

Hanoi pagodas uncrowded during Buddhist festival

Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, few people go to the pagoda in Hanoi capital during the Vu Lan festival of Buddhist followers to honour parents.

A look at four of most famous Buddhist destinations nationwide

Tay Thien, Yen Tu, and Da Lat Monasteries are among some of the unmissable Buddhist destinations located across the country, all of which represent sacred spots in which pilgrims can come and pray for peace whilst enjoying the beautiful landscape.

Tay Dang Communal House: Typical wooden architectural beauty of the Mac dynasty

There is a sentence to describe the architectural beauty of folk works: “cầu Nam, chùa Bắc, đình Đoài” (Southern bridge, Northern pagoda, Western communal house). With the specific architecture, Tay Dang communal house is highly appreciated in the Vietnamese communal house system.

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