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The village's tutelary god Hung Huy Vuong was a talented general of the 6th Hung King who defeated the Yin aggressors with Saint Dong and saved the country. Besides Mr. Quan Dam procession, the festival also organized longevity ceremony, feast for old people. Formerly, the festival involved a procession of fire-cracker, now is a procession of dummy fire-cracker in remember the work of the village. It also involves wrestling contest, cock fighting contest, doi dap singing, and rice cooking contest, contest of speaking the speeches to praise the village's tutelary god in Han and Nom scripts.

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  • Copyright: Bich Le (lebich_1972) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 32 W: 0 N: 101] (1656)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2010-02-17
  • Categories: Festivals
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2010-02-22 17:58
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