Vietnamese community in Japan, France welcomes Lunar New Year

NDO – Overseas Vietnamese community in Japan and France have held a number of activities and ceremonies to welcome the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival.


Welcoming the Lunar New Year, the Vietnamese community in Japan organised ceremonies in many places across the country to sing the national anthem and perform many cultural shows.

On New Year’s Eve, the Vietnamese community welcomes Tet at Nishikatsu temple, Tokyo.

The Vietnamese community in Higashikawa, Hokkaido.

The Mayor gives a speech to offer best wishes to the Vietnamese community on the occasion of Lunar New Year.

Presenting the decision of the Vietnamese Embassy to recognise the Executive Board of the Vietnamese People Association in Hokkaido, Japan.

The Mayor took commemorative photos with the Vietnamese community.

A large number of overseas Vietnamese people in France attended a ceremony at Truc Lam Thien Vien temple to pray for peace at the beginning of the year.

Vegetarian meal at Truc Lam Thien Vien temple, Villebon-sur-Yvette, in France.

Giving lucky gifts for the beginning of the year at Khuong Viet Temple