Diversity of Central Highlands’ culture introduced at ethnic village

The Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town in Hanoi, is hosting a series of activities introducing the cultural diversity of the Central Highlands region in June.

People from 12 ethnic groups, including Ta Oi, Co Tu, Raglai, E De, and Khmer, among others will participate in the program to introduce visitors to folk songs and lullabies of the ethnic people in the Central Highlands region, making traditional musical instruments, and cloth weaving.

A cooking contest, gong performances, sporting events and folk games are also indispensable parts of the month-long event.

In June, a number of traditional festivals of ethnic groups will be held in the village, such as a new house warming ceremony by the Cham group from NinhThuan, and the ceremony of brotherhood and longevity celebration by the Ede people in DakLak province.

Source: VOV5