Society

Officials share Christmas joy with Christians

Officials from the Central Steering Committee for the Central Highlands have visited Catholic and Protestant followers in provinces in the Central Highlands to wish them a merry Christmas.
Politics

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.
Society

Officials congratulate Hoa Hao Buddhism Sect on anniversary

Leaders of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang from June 21-24 have visited and presented gifts to the Hoa Hao Buddhist sect’s Executive Committee, dignitaries and followers, on the sect’s 74th founding anniversary (May 18 on lunar calendar).
Society

Ambassador: Buddha’s teachings remain relevant today

It has been over 2,500 years since the birth of Buddha and yet Lord Buddha’s teachings remain as relevant as ever, said Ambassador Pham Vinh Quang, Vietnam’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, at Vesak Day 2013 celebrations at the UN Headquarters in New York on May 24.
More activities commemorate Hung Kings Society

More activities commemorate Hung Kings

A Cultural Camp and Festival of Xoan and Phu Tho folk singing are taking place in the northern midland province of Phu Tho from Mar. 26-31, as part of activities to celebrate the Hung Kings Temple Festival.
Society

Phu Tho prepares for Hung Kings’ Temple Festival

The northern midland province of Phu Tho is working with five other provinces and cities to prepare a range of activities to commemorate the death anniversary of the Hung Kings and celebrate the Hung Kings Temple Festival.
Politics

New Year wishes extended to religious dignitaries

Leaders of the southern provinces of Vinh Long, Binh Duong and Ninh Thuan on Jan. 16 held meetings with dignitaries of religions in their provinces to extend best wishes to the religious community on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet).
Society

Southeastern region reviews religious activities

A stable religious situation has been seen in the southeastern region and nationwide in the first half of the year, with religious groups abiding by the law, said the Government Committee for Religious Affairs.
Cao Dai sect holds congress in Da Nang Society

Cao Dai sect holds congress in Da Nang

The Cao Daist Missionary Church, a sect of Caodaism, on July 5 held its fourth Congress for the 2011-2016 period at the Trung Hung Buu Toa Oratory, in the central city of Da Nang.