The Feast and Commemoration Festival for Hoang Sa Soldiers ceremony is held in An Hai communal temple, Ly Son Island, Quanf Ngai Province. (Photo: SGGP)

Quang Ngai organizes ritual commemorating soldiers of ancient Hoang Sa Flotilla

The annual “Le khao le the linh Hoang Sa” (Feast and Commemoration Festival for Hoang Sa Soldiers) ceremony was held in An Hai communal temple, Ly Son Island, in the central coastal province of Quang Ngai on March 18 (on the 16th day of the second lunar month) with the participation of local residents.
A folk boat race with the participation of eight teams is organized on Le Son Island. (Photo: SGGP)

Ly Son island’s traditional boat race certified as national intangible cultural

A ceremony of receiving certificate of recognizing national intangible cultural heritage of "Tu Linh" (Four mythical creatures in Vietnamese culture including Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle, and Phoenix) boat race on Ly Son Island off the central province of Quang Ngai was held by the People’s Committee of Ly Son District on April 27.
Tribute ritual is held to commemorate Hoang Sa soldiers.

Ritual commemorating soldiers of ancient Hoang Sa Flotilla held

The annual “Le khao le the linh Hoang Sa” (Feast and Commemoration Festival for Hoang Sa Soldiers) ceremony was held in An Hai communal temple, Ly Son Island, in the central coastal province of Quang Ngai on April 19 with the participation of a large number of local residents.