Ho Chi Minh City promotes traditional ao dai

An event themed The inspirational Ao dai took place on Wednesday night in Ho Chi Minh City as part of the 6th Ao dai festival co-hosted by the city's Department of Tourism and the Vietnam Women's Union.

Visitors learned about the history of the ao dai, Vietnam's traditional long dress worn in the 18th century. A variety of modern ao dai was also featured. The event included a talk about the ao dai's future.

To Thi Quynh Hoa of District 5 said: We need to teach future generations the importance of the ao dai.

Source: VOV5