Category ENGLISH

THE ĐÔNG SƠN BRONZE DRUMS, SYMBOL OF HÙNG SUN KINGS (FEW KEY POINTS OF THE PRESENTATION).

(Double click on the title to open file if needed). THE ĐÔNG SƠN BRONZE DRUMS, SYMBOL OF HÙNG SUN KINGS. (TRỐNG ĐỒNG ĐÔNG SƠN, TRỐNG BIỂU CỦA HÙNG VƯƠNG, VUA MẶT TRỜI). FEW KEY POINTS OF THE PRESENTATION (on August 14, 2016 at the Cultural Day event in Little Saigon, Westminster, Orange County, California, USA). […]

UNVEIL THE MYSTERY OF THE PLAIN OF JARS IN LAOS (part 2)

UNVEIL THE MYSTERY OF THE PLAIN OF JARS IN LAOS. (Part 2) Nguyễn Xuân Quang MY INTERPRETATIONS First at all, I concur that the jars were used in the funeral services. They are not containers for making rice wine or for storage of wine, rain water or foods. However, we need to answer these key […]

UNVEIL THE MYSTERY OF THE PLAIN OF JARS IN LAOS (part 1).

UNVEIL THE MYSTERY OF THE PLAIN OF JARS IN LAOS. (Part 1) Nguyễn Xuân Quang The Plain of Jars (Lao: Thồng Háy Hín)) is a megalithic archaeological wonder. It is situated at Xieng Khoang province, Laos PDR. The Xieng Khouang Plateau is located at the northern end of the Trường Sơn range (Annamese Cordillera), the […]

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PHALLIC-SHAPED ANCESTOR STONE STATUES, DOL HAREUBANG, IN TEJU ISLAND, SOUTH KOREA AND THE VIETNAMESE HÙNG ANCESTORS.

*Double click on Title to open file if  needed. THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PHALLIC-SHAPED ANCESTOR STONE STATUES, DOL HAREUBANG, IN TEJU ISLAND, SOUTH KOREA AND THE VIETNAMESE HÙNG ANCESTORS. Nguyễn Xuân Quang In Teju Island, South Korea there are phallic or mushroom shaped ancestor stone statues called dol hareubang. The hats of these statues are commonly referred to as phallic or mushroom-like. Nowadays, these dol […]

7th ANNUAL HERITAGE AWARDS

*Double click on Title to open file if needed. ­­­A wonderful article about the Seventh Annual Asian Heritage Award on board of the USS Midway by Gloria Tierney, Senior Contributing Writer to the Asia Media, the Journal of Culture and Commerce, and Board Member of the Asian Heritage Society. My  wife  attorney , pharmacist Michelle Mai Nguyen […]

ANATOMY OF THE DONGSON BRONZE DRUMS

            *Double click on Title to open file if needed. AN OVERVIEW  OF THE CLASSIFICATION AND ANATOMY OF THE NÒNG-NỌC (CIRCLE-ROD) SOUTHEAST ASIAN BRONZE DRUMS (1) Nguyễn Xuân Quang Abstracts The anatomy of the bronze drums reveals that the morphology and structure of the bronze drums reflect the entire spectrum […]

VIETNAMESE I CHING BẦU CUA CÁ CỌC.

(Double click on Title to open file if needed).   VIETNAMESE I CHING BẦU CUA CÁ CỌC. AN EASY AND ENJOYABLE WAY TO UNDERSTAND AND TO LEARN THE VIETNAMESE TRADITION, LEGENDS, REMOTE HISTORY AND I CHING.                                         Nguyễn Xuân Quang On the occasion of Tết (Vietnamese  New Year), the Vietnamese play a game called  Bầu […]