A practitioner is performing "len dong" (“going into a trance”), a spirit ritual involving music, singing, dance and costumes. (Photo: VNA)

Festival honouring Mother Goddess of Forest worship to be held

A festival for practices related to folk beliefs in Mother Goddess of Forest will debut at Dong Cuong Temple in northern Yen Bai province on May 20-21 in celebration of Visit Vietnam Year 2017 – Lao Cai – Northwest.