Disappointed organisers say the Hmong New Year
concert in Fresno, California - held five days before the new year - was marred by violence on Wednesday and have slammed the behaviour in the footage as "unacceptable".
A legal battle over a disputed 2011 election for the President of the Board of Directors of the Minnesota office, followed by protests since 2012 over allegations of corruption and mismanagement of organizational funds collected from the annual Hmong New Year
celebration and the Hmong Freedom Celebration (more widely known as the July 4th Soccer Tournament), badly damaged the organization's credibility (Melo 2014).
Activities for Visit Laos Year will be added to the countryOs main cultural events, including the Hmong New Year
, the Elephant Festival in Sayabouly (February), Lao New Year in Luang Prabang (April), the Rocket Festival in Xieng Khouang (May), and the That Luang Festival in Vientiane (November).
There was a small notice in a throwaway paper in San Diego about the Hmong New Year
in a public park in Kearny Mesa.
The group now boasts 40 members and on January 21 held its first public event for the Hmong New Year
Nowadays, Thantam Hmong individuals respectfully carry out a sacred ritual to the 'phii ton nam' every Hmong New Year
We are considering a health fair as part of the Wausau-area Hmong New Year
celebration held annually in November.
With approximately 19 per cent of Sacramento residents of Asian or Pacific Islander heritage, you're sure to find festivities celebrating just about every Asian culture throughout the year, from Chinese New Year to the Hmong New Year
, an annual festival that marks the end of harvest and beginning of the new year.
Lu washes his matted locks only once a year on the eve of the traditional Hmong New Year
which fell this year on December 18.
The quilt shows that many Hmong have adapted customs: Some perform ancestral worship rites in their living rooms, and others don traditional costumes during the Hmong New Year
Practically, the way men dress in Western suits and speak Hmonglish in Hmong New Year
events in Laos draws the attention and attraction of young Hmong girls and their parents, with the goal of getting married and having the opportunity to move to America.
FITCHBURG - Thousands of people from the Hmong population across the country gathered at Saima Park for the Hmong New Year
Festival this weekend and to remember the sacrifices the Hmong people made for the United States during the Vietnam War.