More than 10,000 people paid pilgrimage to the Hung Temple in the northern province of Phu Tho on February 16, the first day of the Lunar New Year, to commemorate the Hung Kings’ merit and pray for a happy New Year.
Making banh chung (square glucinous rice cake) or creating peach blossoms from paper are among the festivities that kids from many public and private kindergartens across the nation have experienced in preparation for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) festival.
The capital city of Hanoi is adorning its streets in the lead-up to the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday and celebrations.
Farmers who grow watermelon in southern Ca Mau province’s Ca Mau city are raking in high profits because of a bumper harvest and rising prices for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday when the fruit is used on virtually every family altar.
Many of the streets around Hanoi and HCM City are currently facing a traffic quagmire with congestion affecting popular thoroughfares as droves of people travel to their hometowns for the Lunar New Year festival (Tet).
Ethnic communities in mountainous areas of the central province of Quang Ngai are preparing offerings and rituals for the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) celebration in their own unique style.
PSNews-Calligraphers’ street gives HCM citizens the feeling that Tet is so close. Photographers of CAND Online captured several moments featuring the street.
Transport firms in HCM City have begun to add more buses to meet demand during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which begins in late January.
PSNews-The General Department of Police held a conference on strengthening the prevention and combat against crime, violation of regulations on weapons, explosives and support tools and fireworks, smuggling, commercial fraud, and offence of food safety during the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2017.
The Lunar New Year festival or Tet is of great spiritual significance to Vietnamese people. Traditionally, New Year activities mainly take place within families. The last day of the lunar year is the time for family.
Like all of the Vietnamese living at home, the overseas community in the US are eagerly preparing for their home country’s biggest festival, the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
The 2018 spring calligraphy festival opened at Ho Van in Van Mieu- Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) on February 9 in Hanoi.
PSNews – On the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Year of Dog), Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Minister of Public Security visited and presented gifts to wounded soldiers at the Nursing Center for Wounded Soldiers in Nho Quan district, Ninh Binh province on February 5 afternoon.
PSNews – Kien Giang province launched the world’s longest sea cable car route in Phu Quoc island on February 4, with the aim of serving tourists on the upcoming Lunar New Year festival.
Ho Chi Minh City is preparing a variety of major cultural and entertainment activities at many places in the city center during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, which begins on February 16 this year.
PSNews - Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said that the Hanoi High Command should consider increasing the time for the firework display at Hoan Kiem Lake area to 20-30 minutes.
People’s Artist and movie star Tra Giang’s impressions of nature will be shown at a solo exhibition to celebrate Lunar New Year at the HCM City Fine Arts Museum next week.
PSNews – The Can Tho Municipal Police organized a ceremony on December 13 to launch an intensive campaign to supress crimes, ensure security and order for the 2018 Traditional Lunar New Year Festival or Tet.
Prices of raw shrimp have been increasing rapidly in the Mekong Delta since early February when shrimp processors returned to work soon after Tet (Lunar New Year), according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Spring and the Lunar New Year is a great time for many obvious reasons.