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Buddhist Sangha to convene eighth congress

Buddhist Sangha to convene eighth congress

The eighth congress of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) will take place in Hanoi on November 21-22, with 1,250 delegates set to attend, heard a press briefing on November 13.

HCM City Buddhist Sangha holds ninth congress

HCM City Buddhist Sangha holds ninth congress

More than 800 Buddhist dignitaries and followers gathered at the ninth Congress of the Ho Chi Minh City Buddhist Sangha for the 2017-2022 tenure that opened in the city’s District 10 on November 7.

Vietnamese Buddhism introduced in Africa

Vietnamese Buddhism introduced in Africa

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) Central Committee has recently held a grand ceremony in Maputo, Mozambique, to make public the Vietnam Buddhist Association (VBA) and launch the plan to establish a Vietnamese Buddhist Centre in Mozambique, also the first of its kind in Africa.

Requiem for martyrs, flood victims held in Yen Bai

Requiem for martyrs, flood victims held in Yen Bai

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha and its Yen Bai chapter held a requiem on August 15 for heroes and martyrs and for the victims of the recent historic flood which claimed the lives of at least 30 people in Yen Bai province and other northern mountainous localities.

Thailand’s Supreme Patriarch greets Vietnamese ambassador

Thailand’s Supreme Patriarch greets Vietnamese ambassador

The Supreme Patriarch of Thailand His Holiness Somdet Phra Arayawongsakhatayan said the relationship between the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) and the Thailand Buddhist Sangha (TBS) has made noted strides over the past time.

Hoa Hao Buddhism celebrates 78th founding anniversary

Hoa Hao Buddhism celebrates 78th founding anniversary

The Central Executive Committee of the Hoa Hao Buddhist Sangha marked the 78th founding anniversary of the Buddhist branch with a grand ceremony at An Hoa Pagoda in Phu Tan district, the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, on June 12.

OVs in Ukraine pay tribute to homeland martyrs

OVs in Ukraine pay tribute to homeland martyrs

The Vietnamese community in Ukraine and the Buddhist sangha in Kharkov city, on April 30, organised a requiem for Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives to defend the national sovereignty.

Vinh Phuc to host India Buddhism culture day

Vinh Phuc to host India Buddhism culture day

The 2nd India Buddhism culture day in Vietnam will be organised at Thien An Pagoda in Tam Dao district, the northern province of Vinh Phuc, on March 16 and 19.

VBS urged to make more contributions to national development

VBS urged to make more contributions to national development

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) should encourage Buddhist monks, nuns and followers nationwide nationwide to actively join movements, humanitarian and charitable activities initiated by the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee.

Binh Duong Buddhism makes significant contributions

Binh Duong Buddhism makes significant contributions

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha’s chapter in the southern province of Binh Duong has made significant contributions to Buddhist work as well as to ensuring social security over the past five years.