A traditional dance performance of Cham people in the festival

Kate festival recognized as national intangible cultural heritage

A ceremony receving the certificate in recognition of Kate festival, the most important event of the Cham ethnic group, as a national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism was held at the Po Klong Garai Cham Temple Towers near the city of Phan Rang-Thap Cham in Ninh Thuan Province on October 19.
Binh Thuan: Cham people’s Kate festival in full swing

Binh Thuan: Cham people’s Kate festival in full swing

A costume carrying ritual, the most important part of the Cham ethnic group’s Kate festival, took place at the Po Sah Inu tower in central Binh Thuan province’s Phan Thiet city on October 12.
Kate Festival 2012 kicks off in Binh Thuan Province

Kate Festival 2012 kicks off in Binh Thuan Province

Kate Festival 2012 of the Cham ethnic minority people, followers of Brahmanism, was opened at the Po Sah Inu Towers relic site in Phan Thiet City in the central province of Binh Thuan this morning, October 16.