The Vietnamese Museum of Ethnology will organize several interesting activities to welcome the Lunar New Year 2009 (Tet) between January 29th and February 1st.

A traditional festival, with severa joyful traditional songs about different trades in society, will be preformed by citizens from Co Lam Village, Tu Xa Commune, Phu Tho Province.

In addition, there will also be traditional water puppetry shows, dances, pan-pipe plays, and calligraphic performances.

Notably, pariticipants in the activities will have an opportunity to learn how to control a water puppet, and how to make buffalo-shaped products from leaves.

Especially, at 7.30pm on January 29th, there will be a fireworks and water puppetry performance.

The activites will help the participants learn more about traditional Vietnamese culture.

Source: vnmedia

Translated by Mai Huong