Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers will hold the Wine Dinner event on September 13.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Buddhist community welcomed the gods into their presence today (September 5) at pagodas and temples throughout Vietnam in celebrations to honour parents, both living and those who have followed the sun.
Eastin Grand Hotel in Phu Nhuan District, HCMC will have a special vegetarian cuisine program at its Tung Garden restaurant on level 1 of the hotel in honor of the Vu Lan festival, a special time for people to express their gratitude to their parents.
Overseas Vietnamese in Laos held a Vu Lan festival in the central province of Savannakhet on September 2 to express their deep gratitude towards parents.
The Executive Board of the Buddhist Sangha of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum will offer over 2,000 gifts to disadvantaged people on the occasion of the major Buddhist festival, Vu Lan (Ullambana).
VOV.VN - Fruits, flowers, joss paper, votive objects, vegetarian food, and Buddhist clothing, just to name a few, are best-selling products during Vu Lan (Parents' Day) and Xa Toi Vong Nhan (Wandering Soul’s Day) festival.
Vietnamese Buddhist followers in Thailand held the Vu Lan (Ullambana) festival to pray for prosperity and to commemorate fallen heroes at Canh Phuoc (Wat Samananamborihan) pagoda in Bangkok on August 27.
VOV.VN - US Ambassador Ted Osius on August 17 attended prayer ceremonies at the Kim Lien Pagoda in Hanoi’s Tay Ho District on the occasion of the Vu Lan Festival (All Souls Festival) on the 15th day of 7th lunar month.
VOV.VN - Thousands of Buddhist followers gathered on August 16 at and around Phuc Khanh Pagoda in the rain to celebrate Vu Lan (Ullambana) Festival.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese people typically refrain from buying during ‘ghost month’ (the seventh month of the Lunar Calendar), however, here are some of the more popular items they purchase during the festive season.
Representatives of the Government’s Religious Affairs Committee paid a visit to Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue, Supreme Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS), on Vu lan (Ullambana) – a major Buddhist festival.
VOV.VN - Fashion designer Minh Chau has created a special Ao Dai Collection to present as gifts to beloved mothers on the occasion of the Vu Lan festival (or Vietnamese Mother’s Day), which falls on 15th day of the seventh month of the Lunar Calendar.
VOV.VN - The Vu Lan Festival has opened on August 11 with thousands of Buddhist followers flocking to the Kim Son Pagoda Lac Hong to show their appreciation and gratitude for their parents and ancestors.
VOV.VN - A new generation of restaurants featuring meat-free menus has left vegetarians in Hanoi spoiled for choice during the Vu Lan festival, a time when many people traditionally eat meatless.
The statue of Jade Buddha for Universal Peace will be on display at Phu Lien Pagoda in northern Thai Nguyen province this month, on the celebration of the Buddist Vu Lan festival.
Some hotels and restaurants of the Saigontourist Holding Company have launched vegetarian cuisine programs on the occasion of the seventh lunar month (which falls in August 2016).
This August, The Royal Pavilion of The Reverie Saigon will feature a selection of vegetarian specialties in honor of the Vu Lan Festival, a special time for people to express their gratitude to their parents.
Le Vu Lan (Filial Piety ceremony, or Ghost festival) may soon be recognised as a national festival of Vietnamese culture. The Centre for Religious Cultural Heritage Preservation has submitted the festival to the State for recognising.
(VOV) - Hang Ma Street in Hanoi, which is famous for selling votive offerings, is not as busy this year as in previous year when the Vu Lan festival (Mother’s Day) is coming near.
(VOV) -More than 150 Buddhist artifacts spanining the 7th to the 20th centuries are currently on display at an exhibition in the central city of Danang.