Tag Archives: Vietnamese


Vietnamese Mid-Autumn Festival

Transcribed from my friend telling me about an event from his childhood memories.  There is a festival that happens in Vietnam in the autumn, or mid-fall. It goes according to the lunar calendar, it is on the 15th day of the 8th month, which is usually somewhere between september and october according to the western… Continue Reading »

Vietnamese New Year

This is a conversation with my friend, identified as C, about Vietnamese New Year. I am identified as IC in this transcription. IC: When is vietnamese new year? What is it called—is there a vietnamese name for it? C: It’s called Tết and takes place on the first day of the first month of the… Continue Reading »