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Hai Ba Trung (Trung sisters) Festival
September 24, 2008        1,420 views

Hai Bà Trưng Temple is located 500 kilometres from Nguyễn Công Trứ street, in Đồng Nhân commune. This temple was erected in dedication to the two Trưng sisters - Trưng Trắc and Trưng Nhị, the first two heroines of the country.

Quang Trung Festival
September 20, 2008        912 views

Every year, on the fifth of the first Lunar Month, when the peach tree is in full bloom, Hanoians march toward Đống Đa Mount, in south-western Hanoi to remember the dead and to celebrate Quang Trung's victory. It was the site of a historic victory by the forces of Emperor Quang Trung over the northern invaders in 1789.

Trieu Khuc Festival
September 15, 2008        1,523 views

Triều Khúc village or Ke Do village is located in Tân Triều commune, Thanh Trì district.

An Duong Vuong Temple Festival
September 09, 2008        1,289 views

An Dương Vương Temple is located in Cổ Loa village, Đông Anh district, Hanoi. It is on the way to Phúc Yên and about 17 km from the center of Hanoi. Located on this land is Ngự Triều Di Quy communal house which is believed to be where the Thục King held Court. Am Bà Chúa is where people worshiped the lovely daughter of the Thục King, princess Mỵ Châu. We can now see a headless statue there, which is a vestige of the country lost by Mỵ Châu. She was so honest and credulous that she was trapped in a scheme by the enemy.

Keo Pagoda Festival, Thai Binh Festivals
September 08, 2008        1,212 views

The annual Keo Pagoda Festival lasts three days during which lots of religious and traditional rituals and customs are held in celebration of the Buddhist monk who rendered great merits to the people and the country. The festival also hosts different traditional cultural activities, reflecting the life style, which is imbued with traits of the Red River Delta’s agricultural culture, of a riverside residential area.

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