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How the month of the walking dead is celebrated in Saigon

Showering money and food on poor people are popular ways to pay tribute to the wandering souls, dead or alive.

Should Vietnam abandon custom of burning paper offerings?

The Lunar New Year is a time for excess fun, food and flowers, but also smoke and ash.

For the love of gun: US couples take weapons to church

The event fell on the same day that students returned to their high school in Parkland after a mass shooting that killed 17 people.
March 01, 2018 | 10:43 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s crisis of faith is destroying its festivals

There was a time when festivals were innocent, earnest celebrations, but the destruction of pagodas and temples after independence has drained public spirituality.
January 25, 2019 | 02:08 pm GMT+7
 
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