In the past two years, since the outbreak of the Covid-19 epidemic, which has greatly affected the teaching and learning of Buddhists, monks and nuns, Vinh Nghiem Communal House, Long Hung Pagoda have planned to organize various events. online Buddhist learning program to better suit the actual situation.
At the same time, help Buddhists have more opportunities to study the Buddha’s conduct, cultivate themselves and especially build a strong spiritual fulcrum in the face of worries and insecurities caused by the epidemic.
Learning about the basic teachings is important for every Buddhist, that’s why, the first online basic Buddhism class taught on the Zoom application every Thursday night was born, meeting the aspirations. Learn about Buddhism from more than 500 students from all over the country such as Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, etc. Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Binh Dinh, Long An, Nghe An…
Under the guidance of the faculty: Venerable (D.D) Thich Quang Lam; D.D Thich Bon Huan, D.D. D Thich Van Loi; A.D. Thich Nguyen Tu… the students at K1 Online Basic Buddhist Study Class – Long Hung Pagoda (Vinh Ngoc Commune, Dong Anh, Hanoi) have had more than 6 months with 25 meaningful sessions of Buddhist teachings and questions.
The Four Noble Truths, the Eight Righteous Paths, the Three Dharma Seals, Cause and Effect, Reincarnation, the 12 Causes and Conditions, the Five Aggregates, etc. are interesting topics that are also a solid foundation that students are well received and help themselves transform. , increase wisdom, compassion, clearly recognize and avoid superstitions, superstitions, misunderstandings and misconceptions about Buddhism. From there, apply it to daily life to receive a lot of peace.
At the same time, when the Covid-19 wave broke out everywhere, in addition to studying Buddhism, students in the online basic Buddhism class accompanied Long Hung Pagoda to organize many meaningful activities such as: donate 5,000 gifts to concentrated isolation points in Hanoi, Da Nang, Bac Ninh, Bac Giang… Donate rice, food and net resources to Vinh Nghiem Pagoda (District 3, Ho Chi Minh City) to cook 10,000 rice meals/day during the time when Ho Chi Minh City implements social distancing; Participate in reciting 1 million variables of Great Compassion Mantra to pray for the epidemic to be eradicated; Participating in humanitarian blood donation (when the Covid-19 epidemic in Hanoi has stabilized) helps patients at the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion have more treatment opportunities.
An end is a beginning, the curriculum and extracurricular activities of the 1st online basic Buddhism class have closed and opened the 2nd online basic Buddhist learning program for those who wish. learn Buddhism.
It is known that the Organizing Committee of the second online Buddhist class has begun to enroll and teach at 20:00 – 21:30 every Monday and Thursday on the Zoom application.
Buddhists who want to join the class can register via the link:
Or contact via Facebook page of Long Hung Pagoda – Dong Anh Hanoi.
The Dharma is always associated with the nation, learning and practicing Buddha’s teachings, in the midst of a difficult time for the country, is a meaningful gift, a spiritual medicine to spread the message of compassion to everyone. Hopefully, everyone will participate in Buddhist studies.
Here are some pictures of the basic online Buddhism class, course 1: