Monthly Archives: December 2011

Vietnamese Wedding

General introduction to Vietnamese wedding. Traditional Vietnamese wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in Vietnamese Culture which are wedding, funeral, birth anniversary and lunar New year called “Tet” which influences from Confucianism and Buddhism. Today topic will present … Continue reading

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Vietnam before economic reforms (Đổi Mới) 1975-1986

This post is desired to giving an overview of the reforms in the economic system in Vietnam since 1976, the year of reunification. Since the second half of the 1980s, the reforms have been known to achieving a transition process … Continue reading

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Catholicism in Vietnam

The History of Jesus Christ Jesus (also called Christ which means king or Messiah) was born in Israel 2000 years ago. Modern civilization marks his birth by dividing time B.C. (before Christ) and A.D. (Anno Domini – or the year … Continue reading

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Buddishm in Vietnam

1. History of Buddha Buddha is a spiritual name of prince – Siddhartha Gotama. He is regarded as the Supreme Buddha. “Buddha” meaning “awakened one” or “the enlightened one. Vietnamese literally pronounce “But”.”  Buddha lifetime was as c. 563 BC … Continue reading

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