On an early weekend morning in late January, Bui Nguyen Van Nguyen sat down for a cup of coffee at Ba Lu, one of Saigon’s oldest cafés, located smack in the middle of Phung Hung Market in District 5. After taking a sip of coffee brewed in the traditional net-filter method, Nguyen began snapping photographs of the market, cataloguing the simple beauty of everyday life in Saigon. Such moments are typical for Nguyen who, for the past three years, has spent his time wandering around Saigon, capturing life through the perspective of his lens. Saigon 'enthusiast' Nguyen’s love of Saigon is shown to the 106,000 followers of his Instagram account @odaucungchup , which translates to 'taking photos everywhere.' “It makes me happy that every day I get to wake up and realize I am in the heart of Saigon,” Nguyen told Tuoi Tre News . Saigon at sunset. Photo: @odaucungchup Nguyen’s goal is to showcase simple, familiar images of Saigon, from its narrow alleyways to … [Read more...] about This storyteller shares his love of Saigon by capturing the simple beauty of city life
Home Beauty Make up tips Make Up Tips oi-Aayushi Adhaulia By Aayushi Adhaulia on February 25, 2021 There are a lot of makeup enthusiasts in the Bollywood industry, who definitely know how to get experimental with eye shadow palettes, colourful liners, and stunning shades of lipsticks. One of them is Mrunal Thakur . The Super 30 actress is truly a big makeup lover and has often shown her love for it by flaunting glamorous as well as bold looks. Recently, the diva stunned us with her yet another bold makeup look on Instagram. With dark purple eye shadow and pink lipstick, she took over the spotlight and gave us major makeup goals. Here's how you can recreate the similar look. What you need • Primer • Foundation • Concealer • Setting powder • Contour • Blush • Highlighter • Purple eye shadow • Shimmering purple eye shadow • Flat eye shadow brush • Eyebrow pencil • Black … [Read more...] about Mrunal Thakur Takes Over The Spotlight With Her Bold Purple Eye Shadow And Pink Lipstick Look
Apricot blossoms in Mu Nau Valley of Son La Province, northern Vietnam. Mu Nau Valley lies in sub-zone 13 of Moc Chau Town in Son La Province. Two kilometers south of Moc Chau center, the valley spans 200 hectares and comprises a 40-year-old apricot forest, a 25-year-old plum forest, and an old-growth forest. The route from the town to the valley is short but steep and requires excellent driving skills, often scaring first-timers. Leaving Moc Chau around 5 p.m, I was accompanied by Duy, owner of Pho Nui Tinh Yeu Homestay, to Mu Nau. He picked me up at the intersection near town and advised me to mentally prepare myself for the ride, an effort that would prove futile as soon as we hit the road. The higher we got, the more Duy revved his engine, with the slope becoming increasingly uncooperative. I was not in the least comforted by the fact I was on the back of a local's bike. At one point, I was shaking with my eyes closed shut out of fear the vehicle would flip over. As we … [Read more...] about Experience seasonal rebirth as spring descends on Moc Chau valley
Sun World Fansipan Legend marks the rise of the international ranking for Sa Pa tourism VinBrain reaches final round of global competition "COVID-19 Pandemic Response Challenge" The “Win-Win-Win” formula of branded residences have proven successful VinSmart smartphones go on sale in the US Won a deep blue Mercedes-Benz , a teardrop story of poor village girl On February 20, the Spring Festival of Opening the Fansipan Heaven Gate officially opened at Fansipan spiritual complex at Sun World Fansipan Legend Resort, opening the spring travel season and worshipping Buddha for peace in the early spring. The festival lasts until March 8, 2021. The Spring Festival of Opening the Fansipan Heaven Gate is held on the 9th day of the lunar calendar every year at Fansipan spiritual complex, also known as the "Roof of Indochina". This is a spiritual event to open the spring travel season and worshipping Buddha for peace in the early spring. The 9th day of the first lunar … [Read more...] about Buddhists on a pilgrimage to worship the land of Buddha on Mount Fansipan
The Hanoitimes - A cold spell arriving during the first days of the Lunar New Year will cause rain in northern Vietnam, including Hanoi. The weather in Hanoi is expected to turn cold during the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) celebration from February 12 to 16, according to the National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF). The NCHMF said that a cold spell arriving during the first days of the Lunar New Year will cause rain and shower in northern Vietnam, including Hanoi. It will be cold at night and early in the morning. People are excited to join flower market in Hanoi on Tet holiday. Photo: Ngoc Tu The highest temperatures will be around 18-21 degrees Celsius, while the lowest will be about 13-16 degrees Celsius on the first and second days of the Lunar New Year (February 12-13), and drizzle is expected. From February 13 to 16, it will be drizzling at night and early in the morning while during daytime there will be no rain. The weather … [Read more...] about Hanoians to celebrate Tet in cold weather
Home Health Diabetes Diabetes oi-Shivangi Karn By Shivangi Karn on February 25, 2021 Diabetes is a metabolic disease whose count is increasing day by day. It is well-known that diabetes is a preventable disease by modification in lifestyle and diet: these factors play a vital role in lowering the incidence of new cases and reducing the global impact of diabetes. Many studies talk about the efficacy of medicinal plants in the prevention and management of diabetes. Among the long list of such plants, turmeric is gaining a growing interest in diabetes treatment. In this article, we will discuss an association between turmeric and diabetes. Take a look. Turmeric And Diabetes Turmeric, scientifically known as Curcuma longa, is often used as a spice to treat various ailments like cold, cough and body pain; apart from offering health and beauty benefits, the spice is also known to benefit diabetics. The antioxidant, … [Read more...] about Is Turmeric Effective In The Prevention And Management Of Diabetes?