(HBO) - For Dao Tien women in Sung hamlet, Cao Son commune (Da Bac), besides the time they spend working on the upland fields, they all spend the time sitting and embroidering patterns and motifs on cloth to make clothes. To complete an outfit, Dao Tien women have to go through many elaborate and meticulous stages, sometimes it takes a whole month. When having leisure times, they themselves often dye indigo, paint beeswax, embroider and make clothes for the family members.

Kim Boi District preserves and promotes the value of monuments

(HBO) - Currently, Kim Boi district has 5 monuments which is ranked national and provincial level. In particular, Dong Thech ancient tomb area (Vinh Dong commune) is a national archaeological relic.

Contest selects design for art work at highway intersection in Hoa Binh

(HBO) – The organizing board of a design contest for an art work to be built at the intersection of National Highway 6 and Hoa Lac-Hoa Binh Highway has selected the winners from the total seven entries.

Antique bronze drums exhibition opens in Hoa Binh

(HBO) – The Hoa Binh Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism recently launched an exhibition on antique bronze drums found in the province. The opening ceremony was attended by Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Chuong along with representatives from some departments and sectors, and over 100 students across Hoa Binh city.

Provincial Party Committee attends unity festival of Tan Vuong hamlet

(HBO) – Tan Vuong hamlet in Yen Thuy district’s Phu Lai commune on November 6 organised the great national unity festival to celebrate 89th anniversary of the National United Front of Vietnam (November 18). The event was attended by member of the Party Central Committee and Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Bui Van Tinh, and leaders from competent authorities.

The great national unity day
People of Boi Cau hamlet perform arts to celebrate the great national unity day.

(HBO) - Boi Cau Hamlet, Kim Boi Commune, Kim Bôi district, Hoa Binh province organized the great national unity day. Mr. Bui Van Cuu, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee attended.

The unique Xoe dancing of Thai ethnic people

(HBO) - Xoe dancing originates from the working life, the customs and the traditions of the people. Ong Bong Xoe dancing (fanning) is a form of the ancient dance with simple movements. Everyone holds the hands and dance around the bonfire in the "cheering" and "ho huay" lyrics after hunting or celebrating a new home...

Managing, protecting and promoting the values of monuments and landscapes

(HBO) - Currently, there are 94 cultural and historical relics, revolutionary historical sites and landscapes that have been ranked in the whole province. They include 53 relics that have been ranked at the provincial level and 41 relics that have been ranked at the national level.

Tan Lac district has been preserving the Gong of Muong ethnic people

(HBO) - Gong is considered a treasure, the soul of Muong land. Gong has been participating in all important events of Muong ethnic people. The echo of gong invites people to join the festival; joyfully wishing for the couple for their wedding day.

Pa Co commune develops the popular cultural movement

(HBO) - The mass culture in Pa Co commune is increasingly developing, attracting a large number of people to participate in the neighborhood art teams. Currently, the whole commune has 7 performance teams, each team has 15-20 members.

The unique features in traditional costumes of Muong ethnic women

(HBO) - Along with the cultural features of "The steamed rice, the houses on stilts, the carried water, the grilled meat, the backward day, the forward month”, which is clearly shown through the proverb in Muong folk literature, the traditional costumes of Muong ethnic women are of rich, unique and sophisticated values - a living embodiment of the philosophical thinking and the unique visual arts in the depth of the history of Muong ethnic culture.

Art festival to celebrate Vietnamese women''s day

(HBO) - Trade Union of RNS Global Co., Ltd organized an art festival to celebrate the establishment of Vietnam Women's Union (October 20, 1930 - October 20, 2019). Attending the program there were representatives of Hoa Binh Labor Union, Trade Union and nearly 900 officials and workers from 21 Trade Union groups of the Company.

Awaking Muong gong in the heart of the city

(HBO) - Following the introduction of the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, we have the opportunity to learn about gongs in the life of Muong people in Thai Binh ward (Hoa Binh city). Every village in Thai Binh ward has its own artisans and descendants, who always highly appriciate the tunes of gong and consider them as the treasure and sacred soul of their community.

Hoa Binh - Lao Cai artistic exchange of photos

(HBO) - In Hoa Binh City, Hoa Binh Union of Literature and Arts and that of Lao Cai have collaborated to organize the opening ceremony of the exhibition of art photographic works by photographic artists from 2 provinces of Hoa Binh and Lao Cai.

Some characteristics of the main ethnic minorities in Hoa Binh province

(HBO) - Hoa Binh province has ethnic groups living with the whole province population of 85.4 thousand people. In which, ethnic minorities account for 74.31% of the population, including Muong, Thai, Tay, Dao, Mong and some other ethnic minorities. 

Chieng Chau brocade weaving cooperative and service cooperative preserves the beauty of Thai ethnic culture

(HBO) - Chieng Chau brocade weaving cooperative and service cooperative was established in Chieng Chau commune, Mai Chau district since 2013 with 31 employees. After nearly 6 years, until now, the cooperative has expanded its production scale with 50 traditional looms and 10 sewing machines, creating jobs for 36 workers, earning an average income of 3-4 million VND per person per month.

The impression of Lo Son fair

(HBO) - For a long time, Lo Son fair has become an indispensable cultural feature of the people in Lo Son commune (Tan Lac) and the neighboring communes. In addition to the purpose of buying, selling and exchanging the local products, the fair is held twice a week and is a place where the gentle, friendly and naive Muong people meet each other.

Two more relics are classified as the relics of the provincial level

(HBO) - In the first nine months of this year, the conservation, museum and management of the relics in the province have been paying attention to. The provincial museum has been maintaining the opening of the exhibition room of the "Hoa Binh Cultural Heritage” for the visits and research of the local people and tourists. They have received 10 ceramic artifacts and 2 Dong drums for the purpose of scientific research.

Lac Thinh commune has been actively building a new cultural life

(HBO) - Determining that the economic development, hunger eradication and poverty reduction are the most important tasks in building a new cultural life, the Steering Committee of the commune has cooperated with the Fatherland Front and other mass organizations to actively propagate and mobilize the people to transfer the appropriate crop structure, implementing the land consolidation and plot exchange, using new varieties and applying techniques in production and so on.

The Beauty Contest of Muong land in 2019

(HBO) - Hoa Binh province has organized many beauty contests with the costumes of Muong ethnic people for a long time. They have been held at the provincial level in the districts and the city. In 2019, Hoa Binh province has a plan to hold a competition with a larger scale in three rounds, preliminary, semi-final and final ones.

Week to honour traditional culture, introduce potential of Hoa Binh

(HBO) - Hoa Binh is scheduled to organise the Culture – Tourism Week 2019 in early November. This will be a major political and cultural event of the province to help realise Resolution No. 33 issued at the 9th meeting of the 11th Party Central Committee and Action Programme No. 27-CT/TU of the provincial Party Committee on building and developing the Vietnamese culture and people to meet the country’s sustainable development requirements.

Mass Art Festival "Resounding the march of the armed forces and youth, students” in 2019

(HBO) - Attending the festival, there are nearly 400 actors from 11 art groups of districts and cities. Actors, artists have brought to the public special performances, dances, music which are carefully arranged with high professional quality.