In Việt Nam, Lunar January is the start of the Spring Festival Season. From North to South, thousands of festivals are being held to welcome the New Year and pray for health and happiness. Have you taken part in any jubilant and meaningful events to feel like a local?
Buddha Music Night is one of the highlights of the culture-tourism week, which is reorganised in the province after a three-year pandemic hiatus. With the theme Vĩnh Nghiêm - Hào Quang Trí Huệ (Vĩnh Nghiêm - Aura of Wisdom), the event is held at Vĩnh Nghiêm Pagoda in Yên Dũng District, the cradle of Việt Nam’s indigenous Trúc Lâm Yên Tử Zen Buddhist sect.
She was one of the seven founding members of the country's Conservatory of Music in 1956 and Dean of the Piano Department for 20 years. She trained many talented generations of pianists, with the most internationally successful concert pianist being her youngest son, Đặng Thái Sơn.