VOV.VN - Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have been advised to implement stricter measures, including enforcing isolation where necessary, in a bid to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), according to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
VOV.VN - Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City have asked relevant agencies in the city to adopt more drastic measures aimed at keeping the number of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases under 150.
VOV.VN - Tia Thuy Nguyen has become the first Vietnamese designer to have her artwork put on display as part of the prestigious art collection at the Château La Coste.
A Guanyin statue in the central city of Da Nang is among the best travel photos of the year in a CNN listing.
VOV.VN - Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, played host to ceremony on May 29 which featured the participation of a large number of Buddhist monks, nuns, and followers from the Vietnamese community in the country to mark Buddha’s 2563rd birthday.
VOV.VN - A lotus-shaped lantern festival along with a street parade were held in the cities of Hoi An and Danang to celebrate the 2563rd anniversary of Lord Buddha’s birth on May 19.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on May 15 visited the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS)’s Executive Council on the occasion of the Buddha’s 2563rd birthday.
Deputy Minister of Public Security Sen. Lt. Gen. Bui Van Nam on March 11 asked local authorities and police to ensure tight security for the UN Day of Vesak 2019, which is slated for May 10-15 at the Tam Chuc Buddhist Culture Centre in Kim Bang district, the northern province of Ha Nam.
VOV.VN - A wide range of activities have been held at the Cong Troi (Heaven Gate) Opening Festival at Sun World Fansipan Legend, attracting a large number of víitors.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has inspected the preparations for the United Nations (UN) Day of Vesak 2019 at the Tam Chuc Buddhist Cultural Centre in Ba Sao commune, Kim Bang district of the northern Ha Nam province, the host of the event.
The Chonburi Provincial Office of Tourism and Sports is to hold the 6th Festival of Lights on December 15th and 16th.
Vietnamese expatriates in Laos and India held grand ceremonies to mark the Buddhist Vu Lan Festival on August 25.
VOV.VN - A procession of Buddha's relics was held on Hue streets on May 28 as part of Buddha’s birthday celebration in Thua Thien-Hue Province.
VOV.VN - Hue City lights up with colourful lanterns, flags and flowers on Buddha’s 2562nd birthday.
Chairwoman of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation Truong Thi Mai congratulated Buddhists on Lord Buddha’s 2562nd birthday while visiting the Executive Council of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) Central Committee at Quan Su Pagoda in Hanoi on May 22.
Head of Party Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation Truong Thi Mai visited Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue, Supreme Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS), at Vien Minh pagoda in Quang Lang commune in Hanoi’s Phu Xuyen district on May 21.
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 - On this day (May 9) the City of Hue celebrates the birth, enlightenment and passing away of Shakyamuni Buddha.
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.
VOV.VN - The village banyan tree, water well, and communal house yard have long been icons of the Vietnamese village.