TAGs: Phu Tho

Hung Kings’ death anniversary commemorated nationwide

14/04/2019 20:24

An incense offering ceremony was held in the northern midland province of Phu Tho on April 14 (or the tenth day of the third lunar month) to commemorate the death anniversary of Hung Kings, the legendary founders of the nation.

Phu Tho preserves intangible cultural heritages

24/06/2018 20:48

 Vietnam’s northern midland province of Phu Tho is home to two UNESCO recognized intangible cultural heritages of humanity: Hung Kings worshiping and Xoan singing. The province is taking drastic measures to better preserve and promote its local heritages.

Phu Tho develops traditional craft villages

13/05/2018 13:27

73 traditional craft villages in Phu Tho have been recognized and restored by the provincial People’s Committee. The villages have helped to restructure the workforce and increase locals’ income.

Deputy Minister Le Quy Vuong checks security preparation for Hung Kings’ Death Anniversary

24/04/2018 11:00

Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security and Mr. Ha Ke San, Member of the Standing Board of the Phu Tho Party Committee, Vice Chairman of the Phu Tho Provincial People’s Committee on April 22 visited and encouraged the police officers and soldiers in charge of ensuring security and order at the Hung Kings Temple during the celebration of Hung Kings’ Death Anniversary.

Elephant procession festival in Phu Tho

24/03/2018 18:04

Thanh Thuy district in Phu Tho province attracts tourists with its beautiful landscapes and unique wet rice civilization festivals. The Dao Xa elephant procession festival is one of the biggest there.

Phu Tho Police excellently complete their tasks in 2017

18/02/2018 09:01

PSNews – The security and order situation of Phu Tho province was well maintained in 2017, contributing to socio-economic development in the province; as a result the Phu Tho Provincial Police Department has been conferred on the “Emulation” Flag by the State and the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) for the 24 consecutive years.

Hung King pilgrimage festival to take place during five consecutive days

30/01/2018 19:26

PSNews – The Phu Tho Provincial People’s Committee held a meeting on January 27 to roll out the plan of this year- Hung King pilgrimage festival, with the participation of representatives of the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Thai Nguyen, Quang Nam, Binh Duong and Kien Giang.

Fire Police organize training course for students

24/01/2018 15:15

PSNews – A dissemination program on fire prevention and safety was organized by the Fire Prevention, Fighting and Rescue Police Department on January 22 in coordination with the Youth Union Chapter of the Fire Prevention, Fighting and Rescue Police Sub-Department of Phu Tho and Hung Vuong High School (Phu Tho town).

Songs of earth and heaven

04/06/2017 16:34

At the time of the founding of the nation (2879 - 258BC), as King Hung and two of his brothers were looking for a place to found a capital city, while passing Phu Duc and An Thai villages, the King saw kids wrestling, playing tug of war and singing happy songs.