Thousands of Hanoians and tourist have been flocking to the Temple of Literature (Van Mieu- Quoc Tu Giam) in Hanoi to ask for calligraphy.
During early morning on February 7, the third day of the Lunar New Year festival (Tet), thousands of people flocked to Hanoi’s Temple of Literature seeking to buy calligraphic works and to offer incense to pray for wealth, luck, and success.
PSNews - The 2019 Spring Calligraphy Festival kicked off on January 29 at the at Ho Van in Van Mieu- Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) in Hanoi, providing a space to reflect on ancient culture and feudalism.
PSNews - The Hanoi Municipal People's Committee on October 8 held a ceremony at the Temple of Literature to honor best graduates from universities and academies in Hanoi in 2018.
Thousands of domestic and foreign tourists flocked to Van Mieu (the Temple of Literature) and Quoc Tu Giam (the first university in Vietnam) in Hanoi on February 17.
PSNews – The Cikada Award ceremony of Sweden in 2017 took place in the Temple of Literature on December 1 evening, Hanoi. This year-prize was awarded to the Vietnamese poet Mai Van Phan.
The opening ceremony of a “Golden Tour” to discover Hanoi and the launch of a new tourism product themed “Hanoi’s Traditional Fondness of Learning” was held at the Vietnam Fine Art Museum in Hanoi on October 10.
PSNews – The 15th Vietnam Poetry Day on February 11 opened in the Temple of Literature in Hanoi, attracting thousands of artists, people from all over the country.
PSNews – The Center for Scientific and Cultural Activities of Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam newly announced, it would build an education museum at the Temple of Literature to introduce study history and old-time strict examinations of students, sages and scholars in feudal-time.
Woodblocks from the Nguyen dynasty (1802-1945), which have been recognised as World Documentary Heritage by UNESCO, will be on display at Temple of Literature in Hanoi from August 26.
PSnews - The 2017 Spring Calligraphy Festival was opened on January 21 in Van Lake, a special national relic of the Temple of Literature or Van Mieu- Quoc Tu Giam.
A festival showcasing traditional ca tru (ceremonial singing) artists will be held at Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) on November 11 - 13 in honour of Cultural Heritage Day (November 23).