Giant Lantern Festival to light up HCM City

The Giant Lantern Festival will light up Van Phuc Urban Area in Ho Chi Minh City’s Thu Duc District from December 8-January 21, 2018.
The festival will include a series of cultural activities such as music performances, fashion shows, food fair and others.
Artisans spent several months to create lanterns featuring animal shapes; legendary historical figures, such as Son Tinh-Thuy Tinh, Thanh Giong; architectures Thien Mu Pagoda, 9-storey tower and more.
The amazing lantern festival aims to welcome the upcoming New Year.

By GIA BINH – Translated by Kim Khanh

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