Streets of Hanoi and HCM City filled with vibrant national flags
The streets of both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have been decorated with an array of colourful national flags as a way of marking the country’s excitement as celebrations for the Liberation of the South and the National Reunification Day get underway on April 30.
On February 16, the Bauman Moscow State Technical University in Russia organized an exciting event called "Vietnamese Day." This program aimed to promote cultural diversity and foster an exchange of ideas and experiences in the realms of art, food, and overall Vietnamese culture. Attendees had the opportunity to immerse themselves in the vibrant and rich heritage of Vietnam through various activities and exhibitions. The event acted as a bridge between different cultures, allowing participants to forge meaningful connections and gain a deeper understanding of Vietnam's traditions. "Vietnamese Day" was a resounding success, highlighting the beauty and allure of Vietnamese culture while fostering cross-cultural appreciation and unity among the diverse student community at Bauman Moscow State Technical University.
On February 24, State President Vo Van Thuong participated in the inauguration of the "spring festival in all regions of the country" held at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi.
In spite of the rainy weather, numerous markets in Hanoi were bustling with shoppers looking for items to offer during Tet Nguyen Tieu, which is the first full moon of the year. This activity began early in the morning on February 24th.
On February 23rd, the seal opening ceremony was held at Tran Temple in Nam Dinh province. This auspicious event, which took place on the 14th night of the first lunar month, drew in a massive crowd of pilgrims from far and wide. Thousands of people gathered to witness the ceremony and join in the festivities.
State President Vo Van Thuong participated in the inauguration ceremony of the Spring Colors Festival, which took place on February 24 at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Hanoi.