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Festivals near Hà Nội



1st–14th days/1st lunar month La Cả, Dýõng Nội, Hoài Ðýc, Hà Tây In honour of Dýõng Canh, a soldier in the army of the 16th king of the Hùng Dynasty. He famously killed a number of tigers that were wreaking havoc in the region, and was made a guardian spirit of the village. Processions, religious festivities, games, theatre and cockfighting take place. The most enjoyable part of the festival occurs on the 14th day, when a tiger hunt is performed on stage in the đinh. 2nd–7th days/1st lunar mo..

Publisher: 'OpenEdition'
Year: 2018
DOI identifier: 10.4000/books.irdeditions.26124
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