Kinh People

Name of ethnic group: Kinh (Viet).
Population: About 65.8 million people (Year 1999).
Locality: These people live in all provinces but are densely clustered in the delta areas and urban centres.

Language : The Vietnamese have a voice and own writing. Vietnamese is Muong trongnhom Vietnamese language (Asian language systems).

Hue girls. Photo: Internet.

History : Ancestors from the ancient Vietnamese people have settled firmly in the North and North Central. During the development process of Vietnam’s history, the Vietnamese are always the center of attraction and unity of ethnic groups and to build national defense.

Customs and habits:

The Kinh ancient villages are usually surrounded by bamboo groves. The communal house is a place for meeting and conducting common ritual ceremonies. The Kinh also live in mud houses. They enjoy the habits of chewing betel, smoking water pipes and cigarettes, drinking tea, and eating ordinary rice.

The husband is considered the head of the family. Children take the family name of their father. The eldest son is responsible for the worship of dead parents and grandparents. Each family lineage has a temple for their forefathers and the head of the family lineage handles all common affairs.

Monogamy is observed during marriage. The family of the man approves the marriage and organizes the wedding for him. After the wedding party, the bride goes to live with her husband’s family. The Kinh attach much importance to fidelity and the virtues of the bride.

They worship their ancestors and also practice Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism or Christianity to various extents.

Culture
The Kinh have a rich collection of literature which includes old tales, folk ballads, and proverbs. The written literature takes many forms such as poems, writings, books, and edicts. Song, music, sculpture, painting, dance and performance are also well developed and popular.

Marriage and family:

In the Kinh families, the husband (the father) is the owner. Children take their father and relatives by the father as “their content”, while behind her is “their foreign”. His eldest son is responsible for organizing the worship parents, grandparents dead. Each of them have their churches, they have people to manage the overall growth. Marriage under the regime of monogamy. The marriage must go through many rituals, the boy asked his wife and marry you. The Business value virginity, virtue of the bride, and pay attention to in the tubers of a they.

Betel is a piece of the story. Photo: Internet.

Families of most Vietnamese people and small families of two generations under patriarchy women’s rights but still important role, often the economic management of the family.

Vietnamese people have a lot of their line, they are very popular there as Nguyen, Tran, Le, Pham and Vu … seems to always be local. Each clan usually has its own church organization, they are divided into many tribes and each tribe to include many branches. Each branch is composed of brothers, parents, grandparents. Their internal relations are passed through generations kept solid. Cousins ​​(including both their domestic and their foreign love to help each other).

Vietnam attaches great importance to people in white faithful love. Under feudal usually “Where are the parents sit put,” men and women today find out more. To get married – a husband and wife, marriage ceremonies in the Vietnamese tradition to go through some basic steps:

* Make: ask a girl to do the act to lay the question before.

Q: Coming offering to speak informally with the family and their daughter.

* Married: Celebrations ancestor, released relatives villages, the procession held on the left antennae.

* Back side: The bride and groom back to visit her parents’ house (the girls).

Through these steps and of course prior to the marriage, the couple officially became the new couple.

Costumes

Clothings + (old)

Daily outfit: the Vietnamese general (North, Central and South), normally dressed in a brown, split breasts, round neck, cut wrong, two lower pockets. This is a short jacket worn with wide pants pipe tobacco coordinates. It’s kind of a scorpion pants or drawstring. Previously male long hair, a bun to, or head scarf tied axes, loin …

During festivals, fairs, festivals: South usually wear long black or white fabrics lined the inside, the first team turban, a white judge. That type of dress, cut right armpit decorated, if there is only the same color pattern woven on delicate fabrics. Wooden clogs feet away

+ Female clothes (old)

Daily outfit:

Women’s North and North Central usually wore short brown cloth interior wear coveralls. It is a round neck, small outline, we are open and if worn with coveralls are normally not installed breasted buttons. The yellow coveralls or silk flower terrace, non-brown, the square of fabric bearing chest, upper cut to round or V-neck. Joint tenderness is the waist band of fabric required, as is required after two long ribbons salary rectangular or triangular. Skirts Skirts are closed (pipe), a place to wear short legs such as North and Central. What is the salary Belts colored cloth (a place called the colon) wrap skirts out scorpion. When they take to the street teams square scarf in a way “crows beak” or the hat: basket, three-range … Southern women often wore on her third round with old-fashioned, old heart, there are three hybrid. Accessories included with the scarf she was three solid squares usually alternating two colors, the tissue origin of the Khmer people that the Vietnamese were affected.

Costumes in festivals, fairs, festivals:

In this occasion Vietnamese women typically wore long. Long dresses are two types: Type split breast flap release buttons are not installed inside usually wear ‘old building’ for discreet; Monday is kind of clothes in the body, cut the armpit to the neck stand. Is there a way to wear the cross on top of each character to use a belt and then forced across the body falls forward. They usually issue long hair into a rounded towel around his head, scarf or hat covered outside the three-range, cone basket. The girls are often pony-tail problem. Popular winter head scarves wrapped vuon

The ribbed cone hat are aligned along the bamboo and bamboo rings placed approximately 16 diameters from tiny circles on the top hat to the hat grows. Today, the conical hats are often used in popular classes and women in rural areas, because its function is mostly sun for the hard work, should be sturdy and relatively light and not sturdy gentle, fragile as a conical hat in Hue poem.

A majority of Vietnamese live in each village, three miles into a communal village meeting.

Business people often bamboo village surrounded many villages where certain ports. Each village has a family meeting place and common worship.

Many communes also includes a large village and a new independent neighbors separated from the large village. In the villages tend to have more neighbors, which neighbors the same size as the northern village and hamlet near a village similar to the South. Before the August Revolution, every village has an administrative organization – personal autonomy rather tight. Giap Organization Phe where the villagers gather to work and worries many villages from personnel management to understand the nails, the tutelary sacrifice. The village also has organized craft guilds of the same profession. In particular, in the village, the division president’s domestic and foreign civil status (living quarters) are clearly stipulated in the agreement entitled the village. Le Village is prescribed a relatively comprehensive and coherent in terms of activities of the villages forcing people to acknowledge and voluntarily made.

The Business is customary to eat betel nut, tobacco smoke, smoking, drinking tea and water. Apart from glutinous rice, sticky rice, there is soup, sticky rice. Shrimp sauce, duck eggs are flipped unique dishes of the Kinh.

Ancestor worship is the activity the most important spirit of the Vietnamese. There are many layout of the altar. The altar may prescribe a high bed, bed or desk needs. On examination altar (throne, dependence or photos), seal plate (tray hold), long wheel (radio alcohol, betel station, listed on eight paint) the same team (the top, two candles, two lamps) or eight the (top, two candles), incense. Y may be subject wood or fabric.

Diet:

“Glutinous rice, tea,” is food, drinks daily basis by the Vietnamese. Map folds only in the holidays. The daily meals usually have crab soup or vegetable soup, fish … Vietnamese people are very particular preference the sauce (shrimp paste, fish, shrimp, fiddler …) and melon (improve, onions, tomatoes, procession). General and spices such as chilli, garlic, ginger … also commonly found in food. Alcohol is used in holidays, festivals … ¡N betel, tobacco smoke before not only the needs and habits, but also go and o the customary rites.

Tet cake

Economic characteristics:

Wet rice agriculture was conceived and developed very early in the Vietnamese. Over the life till he had summed up his experience as a very deep field: “Most countries, second division, three required, four varieties.” Great Dyke period system today is eloquent proof mental fortitude to overcome natural and agricultural life of his father. Pig, cattle, poultry and fish … very well developed. Special buffalo became “speculative business” of agriculture. The famous Vietnamese “is ho

Rice cultivation in Vietnam. Photo: Internet.

Community organization:

A majority of Vietnamese live in each village, three miles into a communal village meeting.

Business people often bamboo village surrounded many villages where certain ports. Each village has a family meeting place and common worship.

Villages in Vietnam. Photo: Internet.

Many communes also includes a large village and a new independent neighbors separated from the large village. In the villages tend to have more neighbors, which neighbors the same size as the northern village and hamlet near a village similar to the South. Before the August Revolution, every village has an administrative organization – personal autonomy rather tight. Giap Organization Phe where the villagers gather to work and worries many villages from personnel management to understand the nails, the tutelary sacrifice. The village also has organized craft guilds of the same profession. In particular, in the village, the division president’s domestic and foreign civil status (living quarters) are clearly stipulated in the agreement entitled the village. Le Village is prescribed a relatively comprehensive and coherent in terms of activities of the villages forcing people to acknowledge and voluntarily made.

The Business is customary to eat betel nut, tobacco smoke, smoking, drinking tea and water. Apart from glutinous rice, sticky rice, there is soup, sticky rice. Shrimp sauce, duck eggs are flipped unique dishes of the Kinh.

Source: Travel.vn (synthesized)

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