VN30A Hanoi “Ong Do” calligraphy (1.5hr)
Note: This tour is not available during Têt holidays (normally from 20th Dec to 15th Jan of lunar month)
Asking for lucky words when the Vietnamese New Year is coming is a unique cultural highlight of Vietnam. Each of lucky word given by “Ong Do” - an old term for a scholar - used to be hung in a formal place, wishing for health, luck and good fortune for the whole year.
The image of “Ong Do” has become a cultural characteristic and continued to be preserved up to now.
You will meet”Ong Do” in his private house and will be introduced to Vietnamese calligraphy while enjoy green tea with some traditional sweets. Admire his writing performance and receive the work with your wish described through traditional calligraphy