ENG,  Women & Life

Judge Hoang Thi Bich Duyen – “Ao Dai is a cultural symbol and the pride of the Vietnamese people”

As a person who is passionate about the beauty of ao dai, Judge Hoang Thi Bich Duyen working at the Family & Juvenile Court – People’s Court of Ho Chi Minh City always chooses for herself traditional ao dai to respect herself. highlight the gentle and graceful beauty of Vietnamese women every time they have the opportunity.

In addition to her professional judicial work, she also accompanies the Central Vietnam Women’s Union in movements and topics on preventing violence and violence against children and women. In 2020, she was the only outstanding individual honored to receive a certificate of merit from the Central Vietnam Women’s Union on the above topic.

With more than 20 years working in the court industry, in addition to loving her profession, along with the humanity of the law with all her enthusiasm, she always wants to bring social justice and a better life. Moreover, besides that, she is also a fashion enthusiast, always loves beauty, especially ao dai and  photography. That’s why, when she takes off her judge’s shirt after each trial and returns to everyday life, she often chooses ao dai as her outfit every time she has the opportunity to highlight the beauty of Vietnamese women. For her: “Ao dai is a cultural symbol and the pride of the Vietnamese people”.

Wearing the traditional ao dai of the nation, Judge Hoang Thi Bich Duyen exudes pure beauty, elegance and charm like a beautiful flower blooming in the spring sky. With her pure, gentle, and loving beauty, she fully demonstrates the beauty of Vietnamese women. She also won first prize in the online Ao Dai contest within the framework of the 9th Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai Festival organized by the Department of Tourism in 2023.

Through many periods of development, ao dai is constantly being transformed by ao dai designers, but for judge Bich Duyen, she still prefers traditional ao dai with a discreet high neck that contributes to elegant beauty, gentleness of Vietnamese women. Although there is no official document regulating the ao dai as a national costume, it can be said that from ancient times to the present, in the minds of Vietnamese people and in the eyes of international friends, the traditional ao dai is considered a symbol of contains the cultural quintessence of the Vietnamese people. Judge Bich Duyen shared.

Choosing a white ao dai and a conical hat for spring travel, Judge Bich Duyen exudes a beauty that is both discreet, graceful, and pure like a “muse” in the middle of a spring flower garden, where there are flowers, clouds, and young trees. sweet sounds of life.

With elegant, feminine beauty and white ao dai, Bich Duyen is considered the “muse” of spring, bringing freshness, modernity and elegance. The graceful, elegant beauty of Vietnamese women is fully expressed through the ao dai. Ao dai appears gentle, elegant yet still gorgeous, graceful with the land and Vietnamese people going through the ups and downs of the times from the past to the present and the future. Ao dai always carries the cultural and spiritual values of the Vietnamese people and Bich Duyen wishes to spread that beauty to friends around the world.