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Dó Paper made by Phong Khe Village

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  The production of Zó has been a major form of employment in many areas in Vietnam since hundreds of years, and the two hamlets at Phong Khe village (Bac

A GLOOMY FUTURE FOR THE DONG CAO ZO PAPERS

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A GLOOMY FUTURE FOR THE DONG CAO ZO PAPERS There was a time when Dong Ho paintings were used mostly for religious worship or decoration in memorable occasions. For quite

The man who is keeping “soul of dó” alive

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THE MAN WHO IS KEEPING “SOUL OF DÓ” ALIVE Morose and worried when seeing paper craft tradition on the verge of disappearance, Mr. Nguyễn Thế Đoán has spent years searching

Rhamnoneuron papers – Chitchat on a rainy day

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Historical stories As a handmade product, rhamnoneuron papers are famous not only for their durability but also for their preciousness when being used for writing promotions to the official and

Do Paper Production

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PRODUCTION A number of studies have shown that the manual rhamnoneuron papers (the hand-made rhamnoneuron paper), contains free acid-producing compounds. Rhamnoneuron peels are soaked in lime water for three months,