11 newly-recognised national intangible heritages announced

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced a list of 11 newly-recognised national intangible cultural heritages.

The heritages consist of traditional festival, social practices and beliefs, folk performing art and folk knowledge.

They include the worshipping festival dedicated to Au Co - the legendary mother of Vietnam (Phu Tho), the festival of Tich dien (ploughing the field), Tran temple, wrestling (Ha Nam), Bo Da pagoda festival (Bac Giang), Keo pagoda festival (Thai Binh), Duom temple festival (Thai Nguyen) and the festival of Ha, Thuong, Y La (Tuyen Quang).

Source: VOV5