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Tours offer insights into Quang Nam’s beauty & culture

Tours offer insights into Quang Nam’s beauty & culture

The central province of Quang Nam, which is hosting the APEC Finance Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings, has designed typical tours for tourists.

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The genesis of Ao Dai

The genesis of Ao Dai

According to legend, Two Ladies Trưng wore áo dài of two gold-framed, with golden parasol, on the elephant back in battles. Afterwards, to honor the Vietnamese women avoid wearing dresses with four sides instead of two.vietnam travel, vietnam tour, vietnam vacation, vietnam historic, vietnam information, vietnam trip, vietnam trekking, vietnam hotel, tour guide vietnam, vietnam holiday

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The village community

The village community

Lang (village) is called XA (XA sometimes may include several Lang). XOM (Hamlet) is called THON (sometimes THON may include several XOM).

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Birth and choosing a name in VietNam

Birth and choosing a name in VietNam

At birth, the baby is considered to be one year old since according to Buddhist thought, life is linked with the reincarnation of the spirit, and begins at conception in the minds of parents, and will continue during the nine month of pregnancy.

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The funeral of the death

The funeral of the death

According Lê Huu Khoa (1996), death could be summed up four words: the rung ve coi (leaf falls on the root), symbolizing the fact that death is perceived as "Completion of a loop, the culmination of his return to the homeland, the land of the ancestors (...). The death in this world who believe in ancestor worship is therefore not a death in solitude or isolation (...)

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The wedding in VietNam

The wedding in VietNam

Concepts on marriage differ according to historical periods or different regions of the country. Rites also are not the same for the 54 ethnic groups saw their cultures and lifestyles. We try to present here only marriage Viet largest ethnic group in the country (85%), which was heavily influenced by Chinese culture. One can find information on marriage among ethnic minorities in the book of Pham Minh Thao.

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