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Bamboo circus brings Vietnamese culture to life

Australian spectators lapped up Vietnamese bamboo circus À Ố Show, which was performed at the Sydney Opera House for the first time in June.

Venerating the whale, Vietnamese fisherman’s best friend

Tran Sau was fishing 50 nautical miles from shore one day when he noticed a giant whale corpse floating in the water.

Viet Thanh Nguyen: On (not) being Vietnamese

Tet passed recently, and Vietnamese holidays always make me think about what it means to be Vietnamese, or not Vietnamese.
May 16, 2019 | 11:23 am GMT+7

​Writings and drawings draw thousands to a Saigon street

With Tet just 10 days away, the "Teacher" street in Saigon comes alive with calligraphers, their customers and curious visitors.
January 25, 2019 | 12:04 pm GMT+7

Heroic folk tale inspires Vietnamese designer’s latest collection

Prominent Vietnamese designer Vu Viet Ha has come up with a new collection inspired by folk tale imagery.
January 19, 2019 | 04:30 pm GMT+7

The Bamboo Monk protects national treasures

In a true labor of love, Thich The Tuong has single-handedly established a bamboo conservatory in Da Nang.
August 17, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

What the rat race has done to the Rat’s Wedding

Dong Ho painting, a uniquely Vietnamese art that carries the nation’s traditional values, is hanging on to existence by a paper-thin margin.
July 20, 2018 | 07:00 am GMT+7
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