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On November 7, BTS organized a ceremony to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha. In the online form through the transmission line system of the Vietnam Fatherland Front, from the bridge in Hanoi (headquarters of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front) to the bridge at the headquarters of the Provincial Fatherland Front Committee.

Attending at the Hanoi Bridge were Mr. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Politburo member, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam; Do Van Chien, Secretary of the Party Central Committee, Chairman of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front; Most Venerable Thich Tri Quang, Vice President of the Judiciary Council, of the Council for Evidence of the Vietnamese Buddhist Church; Most Venerable Thich Thanh Dung, Vice President of the Council for the Certification of the Vietnamese Buddhist Church; together with Party and State leaders, Buddhist monks and nuns. At the bridge point of Tuyen Quang province, there were Mr. Nguyen Hung Vuong, member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial Party Committee’s Mass Mobilization Department, Chairman of the Provincial Fatherland Front Committee; comrade Le Thi Thanh Tra, Member of the Provincial Party Committee, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People’s Council; Venerable Thich Thanh Phuc, Standing Deputy Head of the Executive Board of the Provincial Buddhist Church, Abbot of An Vinih Pagoda, and a number of provincial agencies and departments.

Panoramic view of the festival.

The theme of the ceremony is “40 years of the Vietnamese Buddhist Church: Integration and development with the country”. This is an important event for all levels of the Church, the Central Institute of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha and the Vietnamese monks, nuns and Buddhists in the country and abroad. After 8 terms, during the 40-year journey, the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha is the only representative for Vietnamese monks and nuns, Vietnamese Buddhists in the country and abroad have had many Buddhist activities for the sake of the cause and the world. , has many achievements in participating and contributing to the construction and defense of the mighty and prosperous Vietnam. The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha always guides monks, nuns, and Buddhists to practice, to practice strictly according to the Buddhist teachings, to live a good life and to live a beautiful life. Up to now, the Institutes have trained over 10,000 monks and nuns with bachelor’s degrees in Buddhist studies and are training more than 3,000 monks and nuns. The Church currently has over 160 Tue Tinh Halls, 700 ethnic medicine clinics, and one polyclinic that are operating effectively, providing free medical examination and medicine to tens of thousands of patients every year. In the past 40 years, it is estimated that nearly 20,000 billion VND have been engaged in social work. Nearly 1,000 billion VND in the prevention and control of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Particularly in Tuyen Quang province, up to now, the Representative Board has 22 members, 6 monks, 1 Head; every year at An Vinh Pagoda, the Most Venerable Master Ban took refuge in the Three Jewels for over 500 Buddhists; The provincial Buddhist governance board calls for support for the Thien Tam Fund to give from 3,000 to 5,000 gifts to disadvantaged households in the province; Buddhist monks and nuns donated over 500 million VND for the prevention of Covid-19 epidemic…

Mr. Nguyen Hung Vuong, Member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial Committee for Mass Mobilization, Chairman of the Provincial Fatherland Front Committee awarded the Certificate of Merit of the Provincial People's Committee to the Executive Board of the Provincial Buddhist Church.

Mr. Nguyen Hung Vuong, Member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial Committee for Mass Mobilization, Chairman of the Provincial Fatherland Front Committee awarded the Certificate of Merit of the Provincial People’s Committee to the Executive Board of the Provincial Buddhist Church.

The great celebration of the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha is also an occasion for the Churches at all levels to look back on the past history, inherit the tradition of protecting the nation and the people, accompanying the people of Vietnamese Buddhism to take firm steps with the country in the future to build a strong and prosperous Vietnam towards 2045, the 100th anniversary of the country’s founding.

On this occasion, the Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee presented the Certificate of Merit to the Executive Board of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha in the province for its achievements in social and Buddhist activities, contributing to the construction of cultural life in the province. period 2016-2021).

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