The epic space of Dam San: a cultural picture of the Ede ethnic group in Vietnam

https://doi.org/10.21744/lingcure.v5nS2.1511

Authors

  • Le Thi Bich Thuy Institute for Culture and Development, Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics, 135 Nguyen Phong Sac Street, Cau Giay District, Hanoi, Vietnam

Keywords:

cultural picture, the Ede ethnic group, the epic space of Dam San, Vietnam

Abstract

This article studies the epic space of Dam San that is associated with traditional beliefs, rituals in festivals, and contexts associated with Ede’s productive labor and living activities. In that context, the image of the hero Dam San is an ideal leader with strength, talent, courage, virtue, great ambitions, and great ideals, and those ideals also represent the ideals of an ethnic group. The epic space of Dam San is just like a large theme reflecting the cultural life and anchoring, transmitting traditional cultural values of the Ede ethnic group in Vietnam.

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Published

2021-07-27

How to Cite

Thuy, L. T. B. (2021). The epic space of Dam San: a cultural picture of the Ede ethnic group in Vietnam. Linguistics and Culture Review, 5(S2), 848-859. https://doi.org/10.21744/lingcure.v5nS2.1511

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