Culture of Vietnam
The culture of Vietnam is one of the oldest in Southeast Asia, with the ancient Bronze age Dong Son culture being widely considered one of its most important progenitors. Due to 1000 years of Chinese ...
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Vietnamese art
NEW YORK, February 2, 2010 - Curator Nancy Tingley introduces the Asia Society Museum exhibition Arts of Ancient Viet Nam: From River Plain to Open Sea (2 mi...
Vietnamese family
By tradition, the head of the Vietnamese family (Vietnamese: gia đình or nhà) is the husband, named gia trưởng. Many families which have the same origin compose a "line of the blood", called đại gia ...
Traditional Vietnamese wedding
The traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese culture, with is influenced by Confucian and Buddhist ideologies.
While traditional clothes of Vietnam have...
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Religion in Vietnam
Long-established religions in Vietnam have included Mahayana Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism (called the three teachings or tam giáo). According to Pew Forum figures, most of the Vietnamese practic...
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Vietnamese literature
Vietnamese literature is literature, both oral and written, created largely by Vietnamese-speaking people, although Francophone Vietnamese and English-speaking Vietnamese authors in Australia and the ...
Vietnamese art
Vietnamese art is visual art that, whether ancient or modern, originated in or is practiced in Vietnam or by Vietnamese artists.
Vietnamese art has a long and rich history, the earliest examples ...
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List of traditional Vietnamese handicraft villages
In the past, after harvest time, Vietnamese people made handicraft works to meet their own needs. Their products are very skillful and sophisticated, even though they are farmers and do not specialize...
East Asian calligraphy
Calligraphy (from Ancient Greek: κάλλος kallos "beauty" and γραφή graphẽ "writing") is a visual art related to writing. It is the design and execution of lettering with a broad tip instrument or ...
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Music of Vietnam
Traditional Vietnamese music is highly diverse and syncretistic, combining native and foreign influences. Throughout its history, Vietnam has been most heavily impacted by the Chinese musical traditi...
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Vietnamese theatre
Theater of Vietnam comprises many traditional forms of drama which survive and retain their popularity to varying degrees.
Vietnamese theater is strongly influenced by Chinese opera and other form...
Traditional Vietnamese dance
Traditional Vietnamese dance comprises several different forms including dance as performed in Vietnamese theatre and opera, dances performed at festivals, and royal dances of the imperial court. Dan...
Cuisine of Vietnam
Video demonstration of spring rolls preparationVietnamese cuisine encompasses the foods and beverages of Vietnam, and features a combination of five fundamental tastes (Vietnamese: ngũ vị) in the ov...
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Vietnamese wine
Vietnamese wine is wine produced in the Southeast Asian country of Vietnam. The area was first cultivated for viticulture during the French colonial rule of the region in the late 19th century. The re...
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Vietnamese clothing
Vietnamese clothing refers to the traditional clothes worn in Vietnam.
Clothing associated with the Vietnam war include: "black pyjamas", dép lốp (rubber sandals), the rural khăn rằn scarf.
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Vietnamese martial arts
Traditional Vietnamese martial arts (Võ thuật Cổ Truyền Việt Nam) can be loosely divided into those of the Sino-Vietnamese descended from the Han, and the Chams or indigenous Vietnamese.
Modern st...
Protestants in Vietnam
Protestants in Vietnam are a small religious minority constituting from 0.5 to 2% of the population or around one million people (or 1%) as the newest government census of 2006. Though its numbers are...
Ngo Viet Thu
Ngô Viết Thụ (17 September 1927 – 3 September 2000) was a Vietnamese architect.Ngô Viết Thụ was born on 17 September 1927 in Thừa Thiên, French Indochina. He married Võ Thị Cơ and had eight children, ...
Citadel of the Hồ Dynasty
Citadel of Hồ Dynasty (Vietnamese: Thành nhà Hồ; also called Tây Đô castle or Tây Giai castle) is a citadel in Vietnam, constructed by the Hồ Dynasty (1400-1407).It is located in Tây Giai commune,...
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Vietnamese woodblock prints
Dong Ho painting (Vietnamese: Tranh Đông Hồ or Tranh làng Hồ), full name Đông Hồ folk woodcut painting (Tranh khắc gỗ dân gian Đông Hồ) is a line of Vietnamese folk painting originating in Đông Hồ vil...
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