Historical Clothing

I love historical clothing and seeing how it evolves. I’ve longed to see the evolution of Vietnamese clothing but always came up empty handed due to lack of information… until…

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Trinh Family

Trinh Family, noble family that dominated northern Vietnam during much of the Later Le dynasty(1428–1788); it gained control of the position of regent to the Le rulers in the middle…

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Later Ly dynasty

Later Ly dynasty, Vietnamese Nha Hau Ly, (1009–1225), first of the three great dynasties of Vietnam. The kingdom, known later as Dai Viet, was established by Ly Thai To in…

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Tay Son Brothers

Tay Son Brothers, collective name for Nguyen Hue (b. c. 1752—d. 1792), Nguyen Nhac (b. c. 1752—d. Dec. 16, 1793), and Nguyen Lu (b. c. 1752—d. 1792); the name was…

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Tran Dynasty

Tran Dynasty, (1225–1400), rulers of a kingdom that successfully defended Vietnam from the Mongol armies and continued Vietnamese penetration southward down the Indochinese peninsula. The Tran dynasty replaced the Later…

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Trung Sisters

Trung Sisters, byname of Trung Trac and Trung Nhi, (flourished AD 39–43), heroines of the first Vietnamese independence movement, who headed a rebellion against the Chinese Han-dynastyoverlords and briefly established…

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