Vietnamese people have long raised cats for practical reasons to keep their houses rodent-free, but with improved living standards comes rising demand for a more diverse range of breeds. Today, cat lovers regularly gather in communities to share experience in raising their beloved pets.
The photo collection, which photographer Ngô Minh Phương took, is among the top nine winners at an awarding ceremony held by the Việt Nam Union of Literature and Arts Associations on Wednesday in Hà Nội.
The spaces present the enthusiastic preparations for Tết including the hanging of câu đối (the red parallel sentences) and festive painting as home decorations. The custom of ancestor worshipping is also being shown.
Pop star Thu Minh and 30 artists in music, dance and theatre from HCM City perform in the TV music show titled Gala Nhạc Việt – Tết Vui (Vietnamese Music Gala – Happy Lunar New Year), which will be released this week.