Co Loa Festival
Co Loa It is a famous historical relic located in Dong Anh district, about 17 km northwest of Hanoi center, is a large citadel, a physical vestige of military architecture and an ancient citadel more than a century ago. 2 millennia.
Co Loa Festival one of the famous festivals in the area North, was held on the 6th day of the lunar month, taking place in Dong Anh, Hanoi, with the purpose of remembering the great merits of Thuc Phan An Duong Vuong who had merit in building Au Lac country.
Coming to the festival, you will be able to participate in the Van procession, sacrifice and god procession of the “Bat Communities” to commemorate the holy spirit, pray for peace, and pray for happiness for everyone.
Kinh Duong Vuong Festival
On the 18th day of the first lunar month every year, the villagers of A Lu village, Dai Dong Thanh commune (Thuan Thanh district, Bac Ninh province) are excited to open the Tomb and Temple festival of Kinh Duong Vuong – Lac Long Quan – Au Co. The festival recreates many unique customs and traditional rituals, but the traditional ritual ceremony (also known as the water procession) is a unique and important ceremony that cannot be ignored. Legend has it that the traditional costume at Kinh Duong Vuong Festival is not only for the purpose of bringing water to sacrifice, praying for favorable weather and good crops, but also has a profound humanistic meaning about fatherhood: “calling father to save him. villager”.
Kinh Duong Vuong Festival a special festival with the meaning of cultural convergence and expressing gratitude and respect to The patriarch of our country Vietnam. This festival is held at Kinh Duong Vuong temple in Bac Ninh province. Coming to this festival, you will be able to participate in many beautiful traditional rites and customs that are recreated in festival Kinh Duong Vuong.
Festival of Lady Chua Kho
Ba Chua Kho Temple located halfway up Kho mountain in Co Me village, Vu Ninh ward, Bac Ninh city, Bac Ninh province. The temple was built in the ancient architecture from the XNUMXth century in the T-shaped pattern with elaborate carved lines. In addition, Ba Chua Kho Temple is an important historical relic located in the relic complex of Co Me area including: Communal House – Pagoda – Temple which has been recognized by the state. This place is not only a historical relic with high cultural value, but also has spiritual religious value, attracting people across the country to make pilgrimages every year during festivals.
Festival of Lady Chua Kho Considered one of the biggest festivals in the region The North is held in Ba Chua Kho Temple Bac Ninh province on January 14 lasts until the end of the month. Come to this festival you will have the opportunity to see “The custom of offering incense and borrowing money from Lady Chua” with the meaning of fortune and prosperity of the people here. “Asking for fortune at the beginning of the year, returning the ceremony at the end of the year” is a custom that has existed for a long time of people in the North.
Keo Pagoda Festival
As the name implies, the festival is held at Keo pagoda in Duy Nhat commune, Thai Binh province. The festival takes place on the 4th day of the first lunar month every year, in order to remember the merits of Zen master Khong Lo – who saved the life of King Ly Thanh Tong and was later conferred the title of National Master.
Every time the festival comes, people in the region and visitors from all over the world flock to visit the spring and attend the ceremony to pray for good luck. Besides, the people who go to the festival also participate in folk games associated with the daily life of the residents.
Yen Tu Pagoda Festival
Yen Tu Pagoda Festival It takes place from January 10 to the end of March of the lunar calendar at Yen Tu historical and scenic area.
Visitors coming here can not only participate in the festival with many activities such as: incense offering ceremony Buddha, worshiping Truc Lam or the opening ceremony of the “Sacred Seal of the Dong Pagoda” with many musical performances recreating the historical, cultural and spiritual relics, legends of the revered Truc Lam Zen sect and many Folklore and traditional activities are very unique, but they are also sincerely worshiped and prayed for peace at the beginning of the year.
Giong Temple Festival
Giong Temple Festival is an annual traditional festival in many parts of Hanoi to commemorate and praise the feat of the legendary hero Saint Giong, one of the four immortals of Vietnamese folk beliefs.
Gion Temple Festivalg is held on the 6th day of the first lunar month every year for 3 days in Soc Son, Hanoi. Visitors coming here will be able to participate in many traditional rituals such as the opening ceremony, the incense offering procession, the offering of bamboo flowers to the Thuong temple or the place of worshiping Saint Giong.
Ban flower festival
Ban flower festival Also known as Xen Muong festival is held by Thai people in the Northwest on the occasion of the 2nd lunar month, when Ban flowers begin to bloom in the mountains and forests of the Northwest. The festival shows the people’s gratitude and respect, remembering the great merits of the ancestors and praying for the nation’s peace, prosperity, and prosperity, year-round rain, favorable weather, and abundant crops. Autumn, happy family…
Ban Flower Festival expressing the spiritual culture in the spiritual life of the Thai ethnic group with the wish to worship “Then” – the supreme deity in the ranks of gods according to the Thai people’s concept; to pay homage to “Miss Ban” – a legendary female character representing the virginity of Thai girls and faithful couple love; Please pray to the gods of heaven, ma Muong, ghosts of mountains, ghosts of rivers … bless the rain and wind, good crops, everything in bloom and fruit, for a happy couple and bless the lives of the villagers. warm, peaceful.
Ban flower festival This festival is held on the 5th day of the 2nd lunar month with the desire to worship the forest god, the cave god and the soul of a couple through a story to pray for favorable weather and good crops.
Xoan Association was held in Huong Nha village, Tam Thanh district, Phu Tho from the 7th to the 10th day of the Lunar New Year to commemorate Xuan Nuong – one of Hai Ba Trung’s effective hands on the battlefield.
According to folk legends in the land of the ancestors of Phu Tho, the art of Xoan singing dates back to the time when the Hung Kings built the country (more than 2000 years BC), then spread widely among the people and organized into singing wards.
Each Xoan ward usually has 15 to 18 people or more. Except for the ward boss, the other members are usually boys and girls aged 16-18. Men are called dual, women are called peaches, the number of peaches is usually more than the number of doubles. People organize Xoan singing to pray for favorable weather, good crops, praise the natural scenery, describe labor and activities in the countryside…
Dong Da Go Assembly
The festival is held on the 5th day of the Lunar New Year every year at Dong Da mound, Hanoi, to commemorate the great merits of the cloth-cloth hero – Nguyen Hue (King Quang Trung) and the glorious victory of the war. Tay Son uprising. The festival has attracted many visitors from all over the world.
On the festival, there are many interesting folk games, in which, the Thang Long Fire Dragon procession is the most unique performance. Viewers were captivated by the magnanimous and vibrant atmosphere as groups of people wearing martial arts surrounded the dragon, braided from straw, papier-mâché, boxing, and stick dancing as if they were recreating the context of wars. golden history.
Tran Temple Opening Festival
Opening ceremony of Tran Temple took place between the night of the 14th and the beginning of the 15th day of January, at the Tran temple relic site, Loc Vuong ward, Nam Dinh city. This is a retrospective of the ancient custom, after the New Year holidays starting from the full moon of January, the court returned to normal work.
Opening ceremony is a custom from the 1239th century, precisely in 1262 of the Tran dynasty to perform ancestral sacrifices. At Thien Truong Palace, King Tran held a reception and ordained the military officers with meritorious services. In the following years of resistance against the Yuan-Mongols, the Sealing Ceremony was interrupted until XNUMX when it was reopened by Emperor Tran Thanh Tong.
Tran Temple Festival held to pay respects to heaven and earth and the gods. The scale of the festival is held at all three temples: Thien Truong, Trung Hoa, and Co Trach. People come to the festival not only to burn incense to express their sincerity to the gods but also to ask for a seal to ask for advancement in their career.
The Lim is a unique cultural-artistic activity of the long-standing traditional culture in the North, and Quan Ho folk song has become a common cultural property of the Vietnamese nation, representing the type of lyrical folk song in the North. .
The Lim is the Lim village pagoda festival and the banks of the Tieu Tuong river. Lim association became a general association (regional association) in the 18th century when the governor of Thanh Hoa province Nguyen Dinh Dien was from Dinh Ca village, Noi Due, Kinh Bac country, had many merits with the court, was awarded many awards. perks, has donated many fields and gardens and money to General Noi Due to restore temples and pagodas, open festivals, preserve fine customs and traditions..
The Lim one one of the famous traditional cultural festivals in the early spring of Kinh Bac land, held on January 12-14 every year in Bac Ninh. Coming to this special festival, you will have the opportunity to listen to famous folk songs and songs in Bac Ninh, from the night of the Quan ho singing festival among the famous Quan Ho villages in this land and many rituals. , the most unique folk game.
Vieng Market Festival
Experiencing historical ups and downs, Vieng market today has become a community cultural exchange point, converging the quintessence of products and also a place to welcome the departure of tourists from all over the world in the early spring of “buying and selling luck”. . Vieng Fair takes place on the 8th day of the first lunar month every year, in Kim Thai commune, Vu Ban district and Nam Giang town, Nam Truc district, Nam Dinh province.
Vieng Market Festival is considered one of the special festivals in Nam Dinh province. True to its name, when coming to this festival, you will be able to participate in shopping, cultural exchange and community exchange with items and products with the concept of “Buy and sell expensive”. This special festival is held on the 8th day of the first lunar month every year, attracting a lot of attention from tourists.
Hung Temple Festival
Hung Temple Festival also known by other names as “Hero King’s death anniversary” It is considered as one of the important festivals of Vietnam. This festival is meant to commemorate the great gratitude of the Hung king. The meeting is held on 10/3 annual lunar calendar with folk songs ” Whoever goes back and forth, remember the anniversary of the death anniversary of March 10″.
Coming to the association you will see rituals such as: Procession of banh chung – banh chung, Pilgrimage to commemorate the Hung Kings, procession and incense to Thuong Temple…With a lot of customs and folk games imbued with national identity.
Bai Dinh Pagoda Festival
Annual, Bai Dinh pagoda festival The opening ceremony begins on January 6 and lasts until the end of the third lunar month at Bai Dinh pagoda, Gia Sinh commune, Gia Vien district. This is one of the biggest festivals in the North in the early spring days, the opening ceremony for the pilgrimage festivals to the ancient capital of Hoa Lu, Ninh Binh.
The ceremony part: includes the rituals of burning incense to worship Buddha, remembering the merits of Saint Nguyen Minh Khong, worshiping the god Cao Son and adoring the goddess Thuong Ngan. The festival begins with the procession of a palanquin carrying the cards of God Cao Son, Saint Nguyen and Lady Thuong Ngan from the old temple area to the new temple area to conduct the festival.
The meeting part: there are cultural and spiritual activities such as: procession, calligraphy writing; Folk games; Visit caves, visit pagodas, enjoy the art of singing Cheo, Xam, Ca Tru of the ancient land, organize art and cultural exhibitions, introduce Bai Dinh pagoda, and Trang eco-tourism area. An. Delegates, monks and nuns and tourists joined in the ceremony to release birds to release animals, to pray for the peace of the nation, good weather, and a prosperous and prosperous country.
Perfume Pagoda Festival
Perfume Pagoda Festival Or Trai Perfume Pagoda Festival is a festival of Vietnam, located in My Duc, Hanoi. In the scenic Huong Son area, you can see the journey to a land of Buddha – where Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara is currently practicing. This is a big festival in terms of the number of Buddhists participating in the pilgrimage.
Perfume Pagoda Festival one of the special festivals of the land Huong Son, The festival is also the largest pagoda festival in the country during the New Year, taking place from January 6 to the end of March of the lunar calendar. When coming here, visitors can not only immerse themselves in festivals or pray for peace at the beginning of the year, but also relax on boats to enjoy the beautiful scenery of this land.