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VFF Vice President sends wishes on Lord Buddha’s birthday

VFF Vice President sends wishes on Lord Buddha’s birthday

Vice President and Secretary General of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Hau A Lenh visited Most Venerable Thich Bao Nghiem in Ba Da Pagoda, Hanoi on May 24 to extend congratulations on Lord Buddha’s birthday.

VFF leader congratulates Buddhists on Lord Buddha’s birthday

VFF leader congratulates Buddhists on Lord Buddha’s birthday

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man has sent the best wishes to Vietnamese Buddhist dignitaries, monks, nuns and followers both at home and abroad ahead of the 2562nd birth anniversary of Lord Buddha and the annual Buddhist Rains Retreat.

Buddhist followers, visitors flock to Keo Pagoda festival

Buddhist followers, visitors flock to Keo Pagoda festival

Thousands of Buddhist monks, nuns and followers and visitors flocked to the Keo Pagoda festival that opened in Vu Thu district in the Red River Delta province of Thai Binh on February 19 – the fourth day of the lunar New Year.

Vietnamese culture features Buddhist legacy

Vietnamese culture features Buddhist legacy

Since Buddhism entered Vietnam from India and China years ago, has mixed with the nation’s traditions and beliefs, while contributing to shaping the nation’s cultural heritage.

Buddhist Youth Summer Camp 2017

Buddhist Youth Summer Camp 2017

VOV.VN - The 11th Buddhist Youth Summer Camp themed "Sentiment toward the southwestern region" took place at Phuong Nam Zen Monastery in Can Tho city on August 4 involving 1,200 Buddhist youths from 13 provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta.

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha birthday

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha birthday

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.

Five oldest Buddhist temples in HCM City

Five oldest Buddhist temples in HCM City

VOV.VN - To Dinh Giac Lam, Ba Thien Hau and Giac Vien pagodas are over 200 years old, which are closely associated with the formation and development of Ho Chi Minh City.

14 popular spiritual destinations for the TET holiday

14 popular spiritual destinations for the TET holiday

VOV.VN - All throughout Vietnam once can find a multitude of popular pilgrimage temples and Buddhist pagodas for the pious or anyone who is fascinated by the history of religion and beautiful architecture.

Statue stolen from Me So Pagoda

Statue stolen from Me So Pagoda

A 19-century Buddhist statue of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva with a thousand hands and a thousand eyes - a treasure of the Me So Pagoda in the northern province of Hung Yen’s Me So Commune, Van Giang District, was stolen on October 1.

OVs in Laos celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

OVs in Laos celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

VOV.VN - A large number of overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in Laos gathered at Phat Tich, a Buddhist temple in Vientiane on September 15 for the Mid-Autumn Festival.

Buddhist celebrate Vu Lan Festival

Buddhist celebrate Vu Lan Festival

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.