Vesak 2019: International delegates enjoy festive venue Society

Vesak 2019: International delegates enjoy festive venue

International delegates, monks and Buddhist followers are together enjoying the festive atmosphere and beautiful landscape of Tam Chuc pagoda in Ha Nam province, where the celebration of the 16th UN Day of Vesak 2019 is taking place.
Legislators praise Tay Ninh on religious issues Politics

Legislators praise Tay Ninh on religious issues

Trinh Ngoc Thach, Deputy Head of the National Assembly Committee for Culture , Education , Youth , Adolescents, and Children praised the Southwest province of Tay Ninh for their enforcement of laws and policies on religion in 2014.
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VBS Supreme Patriarch calls for peace in East Sea

Supreme Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) Thich Pho Tue has called on Buddhist monks and followers worldwide to raise their voices against China’s illegal placement of a drilling rig in Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf.
Society

Birthday of Hoa Hao Buddhist sect’s founder marked

A ceremony to mark the 94 th birthday of the Hoa Hao Buddhist sect’s founder, prophet Huynh Phu So, was held in the sect’s holy land in Phu My town, Phu Tan district, the southern An Giang province on December 27 (the 25th day of the 11th month in the lunar calendar).
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Proper policies help defeat religious abuse plots

The Vietnamese Party and State’s religious and belief policies have vanquished schemes to abuse religions to conduct a “peace evolution”. This is the title of an article by Major General Ass. Prof. Tran Minh Thu, Editor-in-Chief of the People’s Public Security Magazine, released on the occasion of Human Rights Day.