Themes       
MarkTheDay.com Google Plus
MarkTheday.com
Home
My Calendar
My Occasions
My Holidays
 My Appointments 
  My Cards  
 Support 
 Free Calendar Applet 
 
 
 Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations Holiday Resource
About Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations
Gio To Hung Vuong, Hung Vuong commemoriations will be held in Vietnam on the 10th day of the 3rd lunar month. This is a new holiday since 2007 in Vietnam. On March 28, 2007 the government added the traditional holiday commemorating the mythical Hung Kings to its list of public holidays. This day is also known as Vietnam Founding Father Day or Hung Kings Commemoriations Day which in Vietnamese as 'Gio to Hung Vuong'. The Death anniversary of the Hung Kings which in Vietnamese Gio To Hung Vuong is the Ancestral death anniversary of the Hung kings. It is the Vietnamese festival to worship Hung Vuong. Hung Vuong means Hung Kings in Vietnamese was the first king of Văn Lang or Lạc Viet as Vietnam was known at the time. Legend has it that the dragon lord, Lạc Long Quan and the mountain fairy sometimes a Chinese immortal, Au Co had 100 children. Hung Vuong is the eldest son of them went to live by the coast, domain of dragons. According to legend, he came to power in 2880 BC, ruling an area covering what is now Vietnam and part of southern China. He founded the Hong Bang Dynasty, which ruled Vietnam until 258 BC. It is likely that the name Hung Vuong is a combination of the two Vietnamese words Hung, which means "brave" and Vuong, which means "king". The Vietnamese government has recently announced that there will be a new public holiday in Vietnam to celebrate the Hung kings called Gio To Hung Vuong in Hung temple.
MarkTheDay.com is an online calendar website designed to organize special occasions like Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations. Customize Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations reminders, Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations gift suggestions, Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations event planning, Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations history and tradition. Plan, organize and celebrate special occasions and holidays like Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations online at Marktheday.com. Create a free account and set a calendar reminder for Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương, Hùng Vương commemoriations.
 Sponsored Links
 
Find More Religious Holidays
Jewish Holidays 
Islam Holidays 
Christian Holidays 
Hindu Holidays 
Buddhist Holidays 
 
Orthodox Churches 
Sikh Holidays 
 
Find National Holidays
Africa 
Asia 
Australia Oceania 
Canada 
Caribbean 
Central America 
Europe 
Mexico 
Middle East 
South America 
Southeast Asia 
United States