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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.
The online version of the book “The community of 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam” published by the Vietnam News Agency
A huge portal for Vietnam featuring detailed descriptions of the ethnic groups and their culture, portraits of musicians and their music
A website for the so called “Montagnards” of central Vietnam made by the Cultural Orientation Center
A nice homepage about the musical life of the Hmong people.  You can also downlöoad songs of the Hmong
A small article  about the cultural  life of the Khmu people