Society

Southern province welcomes Vesak Day

A number of activities celebrating the forthcoming United Nations Day of Vesak (the day of Buddha's birth, enlightenment and death) are underway in the southern province of Binh Duong on May 1-3.
Society

Tribute paid to Bodhisattva Thich Quang Duc

The Ho Chi Minh City chapter of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) on May 23 held a commemoration service for Bodhisattva Thich Quang Duc, who set himself on fire 50 years ago to protest against the repression of Buddhists by the American-supported Saigon Government.