Buddhism upholds fine values, joins in national construction: PM Politics

Buddhism upholds fine values, joins in national construction: PM

Since its introduction into Vietnam, Buddhism has integrated into the Vietnamese social life and become an important element in the national culture, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said in a reception for a delegation of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) after the success of the 9th National Buddhist Congress on November 29. ​
Bodhi leaf paintings Society

Bodhi leaf paintings

Bodhi tree, which is considered a sacred symbol of Buddhism, is seen in many places in the northern province of Ninh Binh. Locals use Bodhi leaves to make artistic paintings with spiritual meanings.
Wishes extended to Khmer people on Chol Chnam Thmay festival Society

Wishes extended to Khmer people on Chol Chnam Thmay festival

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Do Van Chien on April 6 extended his New Year wishes to Khmer Theravada Buddhist dignitaries and followers and the Khmer ethnic group in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on the occasion of their traditional Chol Chnam Thmay festival.
Vietnamese monks, nuns in Laos support local COVID-19 fight Society

Vietnamese monks, nuns in Laos support local COVID-19 fight

Venerable Thich Minh Quang, head monk of the Phat Tich Pagoda in Vientiane, has handed over to the Lao Front for National Construction 25 million LAK worth of essential goods (about over 50 million VND) to help people who are being severely affected during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially those who are staying in quarantine.
Bac Giang to increase tourism’s contribution to economy Politics

Bac Giang to increase tourism’s contribution to economy

The northern province of Bac Giang will bring its strengths into full play to make tourism a major economic contributor and welcome about 3-3.5 million tourist arrivals each year by 2025, according to Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Trong Bac.
Linh Ung Pagoda – A tranquil and spiritual destination in Da Nang Videos

Linh Ung Pagoda – A tranquil and spiritual destination in Da Nang

The Linh Ung – Bai But Pagoda, located in Son Tra peninsula in the central coastal city of Da Nang, was inaugurated in July 2010 after six years of construction. A highlight of the pagoda complex is the 67-metre white Bodhisattva Guanyin statute standing atop a lotus-shaped platform. The pagoda has been a favoured spiritual destination for domestic and foreign Buddhist followers and visitors.