River wharf worshipping custom of Ede

The ritual of river wharf worshipping is held by the Ede villagers at the beginning of each New Year or on significant occasions of the village such as leaving the village and building a new one. River wharf worshipping is carried out with a hope for fresh water from the god of water. The master […]

Elephant racing festival in Vietnam’s Dak Lak

Elephants are a symbol of the nature and culture of the red basaltic land, and a strength to tourism, ecology for Dak Lak Province. From being wild animals, elephants were domesticated to become an intrinsic part of people’s life and also loyal friends. Previously, people used elephants for hunting, transportation, carrying logs, etc. Today, elephants […]