On behalf of Party and State leaders, Politburo member and Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh on May 6 visited and congratulated the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) Central Committee, monks, nuns, and followers on the Buddha’s 2564th birthday.
A delegation led by Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Ngo Sach Thuc visited and extended greetings to Buddhist dignitaries and followers in Ho Chi Minh City on May 27 on the occasion of Lord Buddha’s 2562nd birthday.
A delegation of Ho Chi Minh City led by Deputy Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Vo Thi Dung on May 16 visited the Executive Council of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) of HCM City on the occasion of the Buddha’s 2,562nd birthday.
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 - Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) President Nguyen Thien Nhan sent a congratulatory letter to all Vietnamese Buddhist monks, nuns, and followers inside and outside the country on Buddha’s birthday.
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked relevant authorities and localities to closely work with each other to ensure security and safety for the United Nations Day of Vesak (Buddha’s Birthday, Enlightenment and Passing Away).
(VOV) - Hundreds of nuns, monks and Buddha followers on May 23 joined in carrying Buddha “sarira” relics through the five streets of Hanoi to pray for national security and people’s happiness.
Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Lam on May 21 visited and extended his greetings to Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue, Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha’s Patronage Council.
Nearly 300 artifacts featuring Buddhist culture and fine art heritages are on display at an exhibition which opened on May 17 in Ho Chi Minh City.
(VOV) -A ceremony was held in Berlin on May 11 to mark the 2,557th birthday of Lord Buddha.
The Truc Lam Pagoda in Villebon sur Yvette city in the suburbs of Paris held a solemn ceremony to mark the 2,555th birthday anniversary of Lord Buddha.
Buddhist monks, nuns, and followers nationwide have taken part in a variety of activities to celebrate Buddha’s 2554th birthday (April 15 on the lunar calendar).
Vice President and General Secretary of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Vu Trong Kim on May 25 visited Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue, Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha’s Patronage Council, at Giang pagoda in Phu Xuyen district, Hanoi, on the occasion of the Buddha’s 2554th birthday.
The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) Central Committee held a Dharma ceremony for overseas Vietnamese in Berlin on May 15 to celebrate the Buddha’s birthday and the 2554th year of the Buddhist Calendar.