On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (November 7, 1981 – November 7, 2021), on November 3, the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Bac Lieu province visited and congratulated the Executive Board of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha in the province.
At the meeting, Mr. Nguyen Van Hoa, Member of the Standing Committee, Head of the Provincial Committee for Mass Mobilization, Chairman of the Provincial Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee congratulated the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha on a meaningful 40-year journey and presented it to the Board of Directors. the gift of solidarity.
Mr. Nguyen Van Hoa acknowledged and praised the positive contributions of Buddhism in the province in many fields, especially in social security, hunger eradication and poverty alleviation, accompanying the development of the province during the period. via.
Standing representative of the Executive Board of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha province, Venerable Thich Giac Nghi, Deputy Head and Chief Secretary of the Board of Directors, sincerely thank the provincial leaders for always paying attention to and facilitating Buddhist and charity activities. society of Buddhist province.
The Venerable Master briefly informed about the results of the activities of Buddhism in the province over the past time on many fronts, especially from July 2021 up to now, with the complicated development of the pandemic. social security in the province with a total value of over 8.7 billion dong. At the same time, the Venerable Master said he would continue to mobilize monks and nuns and fellow Buddhists to continue accompanying all levels of sectors in the province to overcome the pandemic and stabilize a new life.
On this occasion, the Provincial Standing Committee of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha awarded medical equipment to support the prevention of the Covid-19 epidemic in the province, including: 400 oxygen meters (SP02), 400 bottles of hand sanitizer, and 400 sets of medicine for patients. F0, 5,000 N95 masks, 12,500 medical gloves, 500 level 1 protective suits, 200 level 3 protective suits. These pieces of medical equipment are sponsored by Venerable Thich Nhat Tu, abbot of Giac pagoda Ngo (HCMC).