Indian Holi festival celebrated in Hanoi
11:03 | 21/03/2017 Culture & Art
Holi, the festival of colours, is a traditional festival celebrated by Hindus in India and several other countries. Those who joined the event in Hanoi on March 19 were treated to an array of Indian dishes and had the chance to throw colourful powder at each other.
Exhibition of national treasures: Effective cultural diplomacy
14:43 | 09/03/2017 Culture & Art
(VEN) - A bronze drum cast more than 2,000 years ago, and a manuscript written almost 100 years ago, are among 18 national treasures being exhibited together for the first time at the Vietnam National Museum of History in Hanoi. These valuable heritage objects carry messages from the past and reflect the quintessence of Vietnamese history and culture.