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Folk Literature

Since coming into existence, Vietnamese literature has been rich in folklore and proverbs; tales that have been handed down from generation to generation, gradually becoming valuable treasures. 98 more words


Modern Literature

Vietnamese literary tradition has evolved through the multiple events that have marked the country’s history. New literary movements can usually be observed every ten years but in the last century, Vietnamese literature underwent several literary transitions. 92 more words


Language and Scripts

Among the 54 Vietnamese ethnic groups some have had their own scripts for a long time and some have not preserved their ancient scripts. As a matter of fact, some ethnic groups consisting of some hundreds of individuals living in remote areas have their own languages. 135 more words




Learning Japanese is difficult, especially for foreign learners. The language they learn at school is quite different from that in daily life conversation in Japan. 1,242 more words

Kanya Puspokusumo

Tagore and that song ANIRBAN MITRA ,SOUVIK BHATTACHARYYA 23-6-2015

Illustration: Deepak Harichandan

Did Rabindranath Tagore write what eventually became the national anthem, as a song of felicitation for Emperor George V? The sequence of events surrounding its drafting and adoption proves otherwise…

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Language And Literature

Leo Tolstoy on Naive Liberals

Today I read chapter 10 in Part V of War and Peace.  Our hero, Pierre, having recently become enlightened, has set out to reform his estates accordingly.  621 more words

Politics And Society

#97. Explore a museum or cultural collection at a local college or university

IDEA #97. Explore a museum or cultural collection at a local college or university

Your local college or university may in fact have the superb art gallery you have already explored, but perhaps it has other collections that are more esoteric or more modest. 235 more words

The Arts And Creative Expression