Three landmarks of Bangkok, namely the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, the Grand Palace, and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, have been listed among the top "25 Landmarks in Asia” by the influential international travel website TripAdvisor in its 2017 Travelers’ Choice listings.
A ceremony celebrating the 2,561st birth anniversary of Buddha took place in Ho Chi Minh City on May 10, attracting thousands of Buddhist dignitaries, monks, nuns and leaders of centrally-run and local agencies.
VOV.VN - Thousands of Buddhist monks, nuns and followers joined a parade of flower vehicles and Buddha relics on May 9 to celebrate Buddha’s 2,561st birthday.
VOV.VN - On this day (May 9) the City of Hue celebrates the birth, enlightenment and passing away of Shakyamuni Buddha.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on May 7 visited Buddhist dignitaries in Ho Chi Minh City on the occasion of Lord Buddha’s 2561st birthday.
VOV.VN - Seven giant lotus lanterns were lit up on Xuan Huong lake on May 3 to mark Buddha’s 2561th birthday as part of activities of the 2017 Buddhist Culture Week.
The Ho Chi Minh City chapter of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) held a flower parade on May 3 to mark the 2,561st birth anniversary of Lord Buddha.
A Buddhist Culture Week began at Pho Quang pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City on May 2 to celebrate the 2,561st birth anniversary of Lord Buddha.
VOV.VN - Covering more than 2,000 square meters, Keo pagoda in Thai Binh province is comprised of a number of architectural structures including a three-door temple, a Buddha pagoda, a Genie temple, a bell tower, corridors, and a tower garden…
VOV.VN - Dai Bai village, also known as Van Lang, is located on high ground near the bank of the Bai Giang River in Bac Ninh province. It’s famous for bronze casting.
VOV.VN - The village banyan tree, water well, and communal house yard have long been icons of the Vietnamese village.
Thais and foreign tourists flocked to worship 10 holy Buddha statues at the National Museum in Bangkok.
VOV.VN -Buddha’s hand fruit, or finger citron, a special product in Dac So commune, Hoai Duc district, Hanoi are believed to have a spiritual meaning symbolizing good fortune to every family when the Lunar New Year festival or Tet comes.
VOV.VN - The Jade Buddha for Universal Peace is being worshiped in Soc Trang province where visitors can admire the statue until January 13.
The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) has more than 53,900 member monks and nuns at present.
The world’s biggest jade Buddha statue has come to Thien Lam-Go Ken Pagoda in the southern province of Tay Ninh, the last destination during its tour of Vietnam.
VOV.VN - One of the world’s largest Buddha statue carved from precious sapphire will be brought to Hoi An pagoda in the southern province of Binh Duong for people’s worship.
Japanese Superior Buddhist monk Sagawa Fumon, head of the Todaiji temple, and 34 representatives presented a bronze statue of the 11-faced Avalositesvara Bodhisattva to Danang’s Quan The Am (Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva) Pagoda on October 30.
This is the second time the 2.8 meter-high statue has been stolen.
The world’s biggest jade Buddha statue has continued its tour to convey the peace message in Vietnam when it arrived at Tich Son pagoda in northern Vinh Phuc province on September 10.