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New show introduces heritage of Vietnam and Asian countries

A show featuring the heritage of Vietnam and Asian countries was held by Vietnam Television (VTV) on May 12 night. The show entitled Dai Lo Di San (Heritage Avenue) included music, songs and dances.

"We have been developing the idea for the show for a long time," said Dang Diem Quynh, the show’s producer.

"VTV made Heritage Avenue to introduce the heritage of Vietnam and many other countries. We contribute to the protection of the cultural values of each nation."

New show, heritage of Vietnam, Asian countries, Heritage Avenue, Dai Lo Di San

Illustrative photo.

The show included two parts entitled Vietnam - Dat Phat Ngan Nam (Vietnam - Buddha Land for Thousands of Years) and Heritage Avenue.

In the first part, audience saw clips introducing Vietnamese religious heritage and enjoy performances by veteran singers Ngoc Son, Phi Nhung, and Khanh Linh and hundreds of dancers. The highlight was a performance by 300 female monks and 120 dancers.

Heritage Avenue included performances focusing on intangible heritage by art troupes from India, Japan, Indonesia, Bhutan, China, Thailand, Sri Lanka and Vietnam.

The opening was Luc Cung Hoa Dang (Lantern Dance) which is a part of ‘nha nhac cung dinh’ (royal court music). ‘Nha nhac’ was recognised by UNESCO as an intangible heritage in November 2003.

Next the audience enjoyed dances such as Indian Odissi, Japanese Awa Odori, Indonesian Saman, and the Bhutan Cham.

"The first episode of Heritage Avenue is performed at the Vesak opening ceremony," Quynh said. "This is a great opportunity to promote the heritage of Vietnam and other countries."

The show was aired live on VTV's channel 1.

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Source: VNS/VNA

New show, heritage of Vietnam, Asian countries, Heritage Avenue, Dai Lo Di San
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