A pan-pipes is a specific musical instrument which associates to many in the spiritual activities of the Mong ethnic minority. The pan-pipes’s structure consists of these parts:
Tay has three types of house: stilt house, house with soil foundation and stilt house having the first floor with soil foundation of which the stilt house is the most popular and traditional style.
“Kidnapping a wife” of the Hmong
“Wife kidnapping” is called wife robbing in some places and named “Hai pu” in Hmong language.
Muong Hum is a communal center of the Northwest highlands of Bat Xat District, this is considered the capital of economic exchanges, the culture of Hmong, Dao, Giay, Ha Nhi …ethnic minorities, where the market was taken place on Sunday every week. The market has become the indispensable cultural activities in the local people’s life here.
Long Tong festival is usually called “ going to the field” is one of the most importance festival in a year of Tay ethnic minority which consist of most typical culture features of Tay, Nung groups. The festival is held on the beginning of January (Luanar calender), lasting until the beginning of February (Lunar calender). This is the belief activity showing a wish of good weather. Plant,crop and life