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Ethnic groups of Vietnam
There is one fact, which makes Vietnam an outstanding place in South-East Asia :
The culmination of 54 ethnic groups within the borders of Vietnam hold a cultural treasure which is rich and rather original.


www.vnnews.com/coci/0104/index.htm
The online version of the book “The community of 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam” published by the Vietnam News Agency

www.angelfire.com/co/hongnam/
A huge portal for Vietnam featuring detailed descriptions of the ethnic groups and their culture, portraits of musicians and their music

www.culturalorientation.net
A website for the so called “Montagnards” of central Vietnam made by the Cultural Orientation Center

www.hmongnet.org/music/index.html
A nice homepage about the musical life of the Hmong people.  You can also downlöoad songs of the Hmong

www.nccbuscc.org/mrs/pcmr/asianpac/khmhu.htm
A small article  about the cultural  life of the Khmu people