Vietnamese Lanterns







1. Vietnamese Lanterns
2. Boy with Vietnamese Lantern
3. Lantern on Display

1. The lanterns represent the sun's warmth and light.

2. A Vietnamese boy demonstrates how the lanterns are lit and carried.

‘In Hoi An, an old city in the north with beautiful houses, the lanterns for the Moon Festival are hung outside the house to light up the house. In South Vietnam , the children carry them in a parade. This lantern is from my city Hoi An.’ Viet