According to Kham dinh Dai Nam Hoi dien su le, book volumes recording activities and regulations under the Nguyen Dynasty, upon enthronement Minh Mang had summoned a large group of officials to his beck and call. He then decided Grand Audience Ceremony would take place bi-monthly, on the first and 15th of the lunar month. Mandarins absent without a valid excuse were subjected to unforgiving punishments. … [Read more...] about Revival of grand audience ceremony from Nguyen Dynasty
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