Tet Gift Ideas
- Tet Festival
In Vietnam tet festival is very important and popular. Vietnamese had a convention to give something as the gifts whenever the Lunar New Year came. Which is based on a lunisolar calendar Vietnamese people celebrate the Lunar New Year annually,
The first day of tet festival is reserved for the nuclear family. Vietnamese give their elders the traditional tet greetings before receiving the lucky money from them in exchange. It so difficult for people to have new clothes frequently but only on the occasion of New Year in the past.
Vietnamese families will buy peach blossom trees and orange trees when tet festival. And they also search flowers to decorate they homes such as chrysanthemums or orchids. To make they house look good awesome, they plant these flowers and put them into beautiful pots in front of or inside the house.
And now, giving gifts on Tet Holiday has become a special piece of traditional culture to the following generations. Giving gifts is represents the long corporation between colleagues or business partners as well. Nowadays, people are willing to pay millions for luxuriously limited “baskets” of gifts, giving to bosses, wishing for support for future career.
- Gift to Tet Festival
It’s not easy to choosing gifts for Tet Festival, due to the complicated norms and religion beliefs. Normally, Vietnamese will avoid giving kittens (as their meow sounds like “ngheo”- poor in Vietnamese), ink (because the color of black is considered bad fortune) and sharp items such as knives and forks.
Don’t know what souvenirs or gift to select from when visiting Vietnam during the Lunar New Year Tet holiday ? You can come at Danisa Royal Gift House and get Danisa Butter Cookies. Considered the first day of spring and the most important of national … Read the rest