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  Nguyen Dynasty - MSN Encarta
The Nguyen family first became prominent in Vietnam during the 16th century when Nguyen Kim, an ancestor of the Nguyen, fought to restore the Le dynasty after its power was usurped by the Mac family.
By the end of the 16th century, Nguyen’s power in the south was sufficiently strong to defy the Trinh, and by 1673 both families had accepted a de facto division of the Vietnamese state.
During the next 100 years, the Nguyen completed the conquest of the kingdom of Champa as well as a large part of Cambodia, before a peasant rebellion in 1771 led by the Tay Son brothers swept away both the Nguyen and the Trinh to reunite the country.
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 Vietnam House Rentals - Apartment for rent in Vietnam
Nguyen Anh made it Vietnam's capital city in 1802 after he defeated the Tay Son and ascended to the throne with the name Gia Long.
The Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) is the last of Vietnam's Royal families.
The height of the Nguyen Dynasty was reached during the reign of Emperor Minh Mang (1820-1840).
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 Vietnam Sightseeing - Hue
Served as Vietnam's capital under the emperors of Nguyen dynasty from 1802 to 1945 and thus contains many elegant architectural relics of the past, Hue is considered to be the most beautiful city in Viet Nam.
The places of interest inside the Citadel are the flag tower, Ngo Mon Gate (The Noontime Gate), the Courtyard for royal ceremonies, the palace of supreme peace, halls of the mandarins, the memorial temple for Nguyen Kings, nine holy cannons, nine dynastic urns and the Forbidden City for the royal families.
This Buddhist monastery was erected in 1601 by Lord Nguyen Hoang, the ancestor of the Nguyen dynasty.
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 The official website of the Imperial NGUYEN Dynasty worldwide
The Nguyen name took majority place in the population due to past practice of adopting the ruler's surname by newly arrived migrants to gain acceptance and grace during the Nguyen dynasty spanning close to four centuries.
Nguyen Kim and his son in law, Trinh Kiem raised an army from Laos attacking the Mac forces to restore the Lê Dynasty under a Lê prince.
Minh Mang (Nguyen Phuc Dam)               1820-1840
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 Hue city, Hue imperial city
The Nguyen Lord chose this area to be their headquarters.
Nguyen Anh made it Vietnam's capital city in 1802 after he defeated the Tay Son and ascended to the throne with the name Gia Long.
Of the ancient capitals in Vietnam, Hue is the only one that still has the intact appearance of a complex of the monarchic capital consisting of walls, palaces, and royal tombs.
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By 1503, the head of the Nguyen family, Van-Lang or Dai-Lang, had been raised to the title of Duke.
Nguyen The Anh, Monarchie et fait colonial au Viet-Nam (1875-1925).
Phong Tran Dinh, The Vietnamese Imperial Family Genealogy, A Branch of Nguyen's Dynasty.
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  vietnam: then&now
Nguyen Anh resisted against the Tay Son brothers and extended control over the country with the aid of a French missionary, Monsignor Pigneau de Behaine, Bishop of Adran.
Although Nguyen Anh owed his victory to the French training and weapons his troops acquired, he was suspicious of their designs on his country.
Meanwhile, Prince Canh, Nguyen Anh's eldest son accompanied the Bishop of Adran to France.
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Nguyen Nhac (1778 - 1793) / Nguyen Hue (1788 - 1792) / Nguyen Quang Toan (1793-1802)
Nguyen Nhac, the eldest brother of Tay Son ascended the throne, proclaimed himself Emperor Thai Duc, established the Tay Son Dynasty with capital in Phu Xuan (Hue).
Nguyen Nhac then divided the south into three parts : the middle provinces to Hai Van Pass were under Nguyen Hue ruling as King Bac Binh, the Cochinchina was under Nguyen Lu, the second brother as King Dong Dinh, and himself ruled at Qui Nhon with title the Central Emperor.
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 [Vnbiz] Complete Reproduction of Nguyen Dynasty's Court Gowns and Imperial Sacrificial Tools
The understanding of the Nguyen Dynasty's court gowns facilitates the study of the court gowns of the preceding Le Dynasty and the short-lived Tay Son Period.
Nguyen Thi Sum, daughter of a ninth rank mandarin in the late Nguyen Period, whose family had been providing bamboo screens to the imperial palace for generations.
Remnants of the late Nguyen dynasty screens in the storage facility of the royal tombs and traditional paintings determined the colors.
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 Quang Trung
Nguyen Hue was the second eldest of three brothers from the village of Tay Son in An Khe District, Nghia Binh Province in Central Vietnam.
On the one hand, it implied that Nguyen Hue did not belong to the royal family; on the other, his absence at the funeral destroyed the credit he was trying to build as the protector of t he Le.
Nguyen Huu Chinh was bom in Nghe An and came from a well-to-do mer- chant family.
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 Vietmedia: Vietnam Music Lyrics Culture Chat Midi Picture Image News History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nguyen Trai (pseudonym Uc Trai) was born in 1380 in Nhi Khe, Ha Dong province (North Vietnam), son of Nguyen Phi Khanh, a scholar and official who had been forced to go to China after the occupation of Minh dynasty, and Tran Thi Thai.
Nguyen Trai refused to collaborate with the new regime and was placed under house arrest in Thang Long, (present-day Hanoi).
Nguyen Trai retired after the death of Le Thai To and the accession of the latter's son Le Thai Tong.
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 Hue Tour, Hue Travel Guide, Hue Tours, Discount Hue Hotels by Asianventure Tours
However, the sovereignty of Vietnam during the Nguyen dynasty was restricted for almost 100 years.
When on August 24, 1945, the last Nguyen emperor, Bao Dai, resigned, this was of no practical relevance to the political situation in the country.
This followed a period duringwhich the Nguyen Lords moved the capital around the surrounding area.
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 Nguyen Dynasty
Nguyen Phuc Anh was the only survivor of the ruling Nguyen family in the South.
All of his family was killed by the Tay Son Rebellion leader Nguyen Hue in the late 18th century.
Nguyen Phuc Anh was a very selfish person.
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 From the Le to the Nguyen Rulers
First, there was a peasant uprising, involving rival Nguyen families, against the southern Nguyen Lords and the Trinh Lords of the north.
This first of the Nguyen rulers is known as Emperor Gia Long, and his first significant act was to move the capital to Hue.
The last of the Nguyen emperors was Bao Dai, who abdicated in 1945 and died in 1997.
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 Vietnamese Music, Vietnamese Singers, Singer Biographies, Vietnamese Entertainment
Nhã nhạc is the most popular form of Imperial Court music, specifically referring to the court music played from the Tran Dynasty to the very last Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam, being synthesized and most highly developed by the Nguyen emperors.
Based on earlier Vietnamese imperial court music, which has primary influence from Ming dynasty's imperial court and later the music of Champa.
Tân nhạc, literally means modern music, was developed in the 1930s with Western instruments and theories in contrast to the traditional style.
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 Nguyen Dynasty - Definition, explanation
The Nguyễn Dynasty (阮朝) was a line of rulers of Vietnam in the 19th century to mid-20th century.
It was Gia Long's distant ancestor Nguyễn Hoàng, a gifted general afraid of being prosecuted by the Trịnh Lord; in the North, who moved south to the area of northern Central Vietnam in the 16th century.
The nominal reign of the Nguyễn Dynasty firmly came to an end in 1945, when the people rose up, after the Japanese surrender, in support of the Viet Minh.
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 Hue - Travel Guide to Vietnam Tour Packages
The city is packed with the ruins of structures built in the 19th century; the Imperial palace, the Citadel, and numerous tombs of Vietnamese emperors survive to testify the exuberance of the city during its heydays.
The tomb, which is dedicated to Tu Doc Emperor, the fourth emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty, is graced by the magnificent landscape of mountain overlooking the beautiful Luu Khiem Lake.
Emperor Minh Mang is the second emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty.
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The Nguyen opened their domain to foreign merchant ships in exchange for guns and ammunitions against their northern adversaries.
In 1788, the Nguyen dynasty expanded their territory southward and re-united the north and south regions into what is now Vietnam.
The periodic persecutions of the Vietnamese Catholics continued and escalated in 1798, when the Nguyen Dynasty decreed Catholicism as a religious sect, introduced by foreigners, with the purposes to recruit and influence the working class to revolt against the Nguyen dynasty.
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Tony Minh Nguyen, 37, of Huntington Beach, was found guilty this afternoon on both counts of the indictment.
Nguyen then directed that these counterfeit parts be sold as the genuine article.
Nguyen faces a statutory maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison and fines of up to $4 million.
www.usdoj.gov /criminal/cybercrime/nguyenConviction.htm   (337 words)

The country was ruled by several successive dynasties, the most significant being the Ly dynasty (the 11th and 12th centuries), the Tran dynasty (the 13th and 14th centuries), and the Le dynasty (the 15th to 17th centuries).
The rulers of these dynasties developed administrations characterized by centralization of power and strong military forces, which made the economy and the culture thrive.
In the mid-19th century (1858), French troops invaded Vietnam, and slowly, step-by-step, the Nguyen dynasty surrendered.
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 Things to do in Vietnam and attractions, Vietnam accommodation guide
Normally, visiting Hue within a day is a bit rush but still enough time to cover the main attractive sites such as The Citadel, The museum of antique, the tombs of Khai Dinh and Tu Duc emperors and a 02 hours cruise with stop over at Thien Mu pagoda.
The most precious artefacts were lost during the war (1954-1973) and the liberation day (1975) but ceramics, furniture and royal relics are remain until the present time.
This is the final monument of the Nguyen Dynasty.
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 Hue vietnam heritages - Tour Hotel Cruise - First Luxury out-door Adventure Travel Agent in Vietnam Laos Cambodia
From 1802 to 1945, Hue was the feudal capital of Vietnam and ruled by Nguyen Emperors.
At the meeting of the 17th session of the World Heritage Committee (WHC) in Columbia, from the 6th to the 11th of December 1993, UNESCO has come to the decision of recognising the architectural ensemble of Hue as a world cultural heritage.
Hue has chosen to be the capital city of the Southern Kingdom by all Lords Nguyen and officially became the capital under Tay Son Dynasty.
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 The official website of the Imperial NGUYEN Dynasty worldwide
The objectives of the Imperial Nguyen Guard are:-
On this occasion, all Generals, and senior Officers of The Imperial Nguyen Guard are to be bestowed with Noble imperial Titles, and Imperial Brevets of The Imperial Order of the Dragon of Annam:
Advisor to His Imperial Highness Nguyen Phuc Buu Chanh of Vietnam for Peaceful Military Imperial System, in charge of Traditional Ceremonial Organization with The Policy of Traditional Dynastic Religions and executing the Process of Peace.
www.imperialvietnam.net /regtprotocol.html   (1309 words)

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The Bon Bien Resort, Phan Thiet is in the middle of Mui Ne beach in large landscaped natural gardens.
, Cham Villas Resort - 32 Nguyen Dinh Chieu Str., Ham Tien Ward, Binh Thuan, Vietnam
From the moment you enter Coco Beach resort, you know you have come to an idyllic setting and you will understand why it is called "little corner of Paradise".
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 Halong Bay, The World Heritage Site
In 1929, King Khai Dinh (Nguyen dynasty) visited Dau Go cave and was awed by its beauty.
His praise in writing is carved on a stone stele at the entrance of the cave.
Den Cua Ong was built in the Le dynasty (17th century), but was later remodeled in the Nguyen dynasty (17th - 19th century).
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 2004 New Year Message From The Imperial Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam
On the occasion of the beginning of the New Year of the Monkey, the Great and Historic Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam express our hope that the New Year of the Monkey will continue to see the advancement of Peace, Humanitarianism and Freedom for the oppressed and downtrodden Peoples throughout the World.
We wish a Happy New Year to everyone, all friends and supporters, and express our hope that the New Year of The Monkey will continue to see the advancement of Peace, Humanitarianism and Freedom for the oppressed and downtrodden Peoples throughout the World.
Prince Regent of the Imperial Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam
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 History of Vietnam - Culture and background country
The rise of this dynasty encouraged a feeling of patriotism among the Vietnamese despite the retention of many of the political and social laws that had been introduced during Chinese rule.
Like many of his Vietnamese predecessors Nguyen Hue died shortly after ascending the throne; a few years later Nguyen Anh, one of the heirs to the Nguyen house in the south, defeated the Tay Son armies.
The Nguyen dynasty, however, was suspicious of French influence.
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Tony Minh Nguyen, 37, of Huntington Beach, was arrested this morning after being indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury in Santa Ana.
Nguyen is scheduled to make his first court appearance this afternoon in United States District Court in Santa Ana.
If he is convicted of both charges in the indictment, Nguyen faces a statutory maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison and fines of up to $4 million.
www.usdoj.gov /criminal/cybercrime/nguyenIndict.htm   (303 words)

 vietnam: then&now
In that period, both dynasties Mac and Le co-existed, dividing the country into North (the rest of the provinces) and South (Thanh Hoa, Nghe An).The situation continued for almost 50 years with 4 Le reigns until the Mac Dynasty collapsed in 1592.
While in the South, Nguyen Lords headed south by signing the peace treaty with the Khmer Kingdom, having authority on Prey Nokor, port of Khmer (Saigon), and spreading all over Champa.
In 1789, Nguyen Hue, the Tay Son Emperor headed a ten-day attack of the north and completely destroyed the Manchou.
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