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The flight of the Dragon – the royal art of Vietnam
  • 25/07/2014 14:09

The flight of the Dragon – the royal art of Vietnam

Dragon is a sacred and legendary creature appeared long time ago in the arts of the West and the Orientation cultures. In Vietnam, the dragon icon has been found since the nation building time of Hung King through the legend of Vietnamese ancestors of "Con Rong chau Tien"(Children of Dragon, Grandchildren of Gods). To Vietnamese people, the dragon brings rain, essential for agriculture. It represents the emperor, the prosperity and power of the nation.

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Viet Minh soldier’s daily life in the resistant war against French colonists in 1945-1954
  • 21/04/2014 15:07

Viet Minh soldier’s daily life in the resistant war against French colonists in 1945-1954

In the struggle for national independence before 1945, Viet Minh abbreviated from Mat tran Viet Nam Doc lap Dong minh, in English "League for the Independence of Vietnam" that was established on May 19, 1941 was an innovative of Ho Chi Minh.

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Long An Palace - Hue Royal Antiquities Museum and the precious treasures
  • 11/03/2014 16:04

Long An Palace - Hue Royal Antiquities Museum and the precious treasures

Hue Royal Antiquities Museum (located in Lê Truc street, Thuận Thành district, Huế City) where preserving royal treasures has a history with many changes.

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Design of The Vietnam National Museum of History - the idea derived from a legend
  • 10/05/2013 09:15

Design of The Vietnam National Museum of History - the idea derived from a legend

A legend of 100 sons descended from a dragon and a fairy said that Lac Long Quan was a dragon prince and Au Co was a fairy. They were married and Au Co layed a hundred eggs then hatched a hundred sons. The legend has been transmitted in the Vietnamese folk.

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Building The Vietnam National museum of History is an indispensable requirement in developing the Vietnamese culture
  • 10/05/2013 09:08

Building The Vietnam National museum of History is an indispensable requirement in developing the Vietnamese culture

Viet Nam is in the new century that international integration becomes a popular trend. In the circumstance, the need of enhancing cultural diversity and characteristics of each nation is getting more important. For example, some countries are pioneers in developing cultural diplomacy for economic investment.

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The Paris Peace Conference on Vietnam war (1968-1973) – the spotlight of Vietnamese diplomacy
  • 28/01/2013 16:37

The Paris Peace Conference on Vietnam war (1968-1973) – the spotlight of Vietnamese diplomacy

The Paris Peace Conference on Vietnam war was an intense and tough struggle held for a long time that had never seen before in the history of negotiations.

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Archaeologists find unprecedented third prehistoric figurine beneath Links of Notland
  • 04/10/2012 16:05

Archaeologists find "unprecedented" third prehistoric figurine beneath Links of Notland

Since 2007, excavations to rescue irreplaceable archaeological remains being lost to erosion beneath the Links of Notland on the Orkney Island of Westray have unearthed a fascinating and valuable hoard of Neolithic and Bronze Age artefacts.

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History of Greece: The Stone Age
  • 24/04/2012 16:24

History of Greece: The Stone Age

The earliest evidence of habitation comes in the form of a skull that was found in the Petralona Cave in Halikidiki.

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Survey result of Lam Kinh Central Chamber
  • 25/11/2009 14:39

Survey result of Lam Kinh Central Chamber

In order to serve to embellishment project of central Lam Kinh relic, National Museum of Vietnamese History and The Department of Culture of Thanh Hóa province investigated and excavated Central Chamber size – a special architectural unit of Lam Kinh relic. Upon the field work, the archaeologists determine (form, define) the excavation holes focus in high hillock in “H” shaped in Dragon yard, area is over 1000 sq metre.

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Lam Kinh Central Chamber
  • 25/11/2009 14:28

Lam Kinh Central Chamber

Central Chamber is the name of the architectural building located in Lam Kinh’s central position, where King stays at each return to respect-paying the tomb. Đại Việt sử ký toàn thư (The full text of Đại Việt history) said, in the spring and autumn, the Kings and Royal Families of early Lê dynasty (15th century) came back Lam Kinh, in those times, almost looming to have Central Chamber’s “shape”.

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