HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings

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An incense offering ceremony was held at the Hung Kings Memorial Site in the National Historical and Cultural Park in HCMC’s District 9 on April 2 or the tenth day of the third lunar month to commemorate the national founders, Hung Kings.

HCMC leaders offer incenses to Hung Kings at the Hung Kings Memorial Site in the National Historical and Cultural Park in HCMC’s District 9 . (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC leaders offer incenses to Hung Kings at the Hung Kings Memorial Site in the National Historical and Cultural Park in HCMC’s District 9 . (Photo: SGGP)

Attending at the meaningful annual event were Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan, Chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairwoman of the city People's Council Nguyen Thi Le, Chairwoman of Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee in Ho Chi Minh City To Thi Bich Chau.
Because of the outbreak of COVID-19, festive activities marking the death anniversary of Hung Kings were postponed.
The delegation of the city’s leaders also offered incenses and flowers to army commander and an excellent administrator Nguyen Huu Cann who founded the Saigon – Gia Dinh region (present HCM City) in 1698.
HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings ảnh 1 HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan at the ceremony (Photo: SGGP)
HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings ảnh 2 Chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong  offers incenses at the ceremony. (Photo: SGGP)
HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings ảnh 3 Chairwoman of the city People's Council Nguyen Thi Le offers incenses and pays tribute to Hung Kings. (Photo: SGGP)
HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings ảnh 4 Chairwoman of Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee in Ho Chi Minh City To Thi Bich Chau at the ceremony  (Photo: SGGP)
HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings ảnh 5 The delegation also offers incenses and flowers to army commander and an excellent administrator Nguyen Huu Canh. (Photo: SGGP)
HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings ảnh 6 HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan at the ceremony burns incense in tribute to founder Nguyen Huu Canh. (Photo: SGGP)
HCMC commemorates death anniversary of Hung Kings ảnh 7 Chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong commemorates founder Nguyen Huu Canh. (Photo: SGGP)

By Vo Tham - Translated by Kim Khanh

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