Celebration for Building a New House

Posted by admin at 03-28-2010 11:25:02

     In the past, building a new house was one of three important events in the life of a Vietnamese peasant. Living and working in peace and contentment meant having one's own house.

     Nowadays, this ideal is still associated with Vietnamese people. Thus, every one wants to have their own house and when they get old, they find, by any means, away to build a house for their children. It is considered unfortunate to die without your own house.

     The celebration for building a new house is a popular custom in Viet Nam. When an owner builds a new house, renovates to a party to share his happiness. The guests offer the owner best wishes, health, and prosperity.