Posted on: January 26, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

This afternoon, January 26, Mr. Vu Chien Thang, Deputy Minister of Home Affairs, on behalf of President Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, went to Tu Hieu communal house (Thuy Xuan ward, Hue city) to pay tribute to Zen Master Zen master. Thich Nhat Hanh.

Accompanied by Mr. Vu Hoai Bac, Head of the Government’s Religious Affairs Committee and members of the Department of Buddhism under the Government Committee for Religious Affairs.

Welcoming the delegation were Venerable Thich Duc Thanh, Standing Member of the Executive Council, Head of the Executive Committee of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha in Thua Thien Hue province; The Most Venerable Thich Tu Dao, Master Chan Phap An and other dharma disciples and the Tu Hieu ancestral sect.

At the Full Moon Meditation Hall, Mr. Vu Chien Thang offered incense, received mourning, surrounded by Kim Quan and paid homage to the newly deceased Zen master with the text “Dao Qua Vien Thanh”.

Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vu Chien Thang received a Buddhist funeral ceremony in the ancient capital of Hue during a ceremony to pay respects to Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.

The Deputy Minister of Home Affairs conveyed the condolences of President Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh to the monks and nuns, the Buddhist Executive Board of Thua Thien Hue province and followers of the Dharma family, Tu Hieu communal house in particular and the Buddha. Vietnamese religion in general.

“The passing of Monk Thich Nhat Hanh is a great loss to Plum Village, Buddhism in the country as well as Buddhism in the world. The Prime Minister and State President highly appreciated and honored the contributions of the Most Venerable. For Buddhism, the Most Venerable Sangha Pili is a prominent researcher in all fields of culture, society, literature, art, etc. He has extolled the peaceful value of Buddhism. We highly appreciate Monk Ong Lang Plum’s policy of reincarnating Buddhism. The President and Prime Minister express their condolences and condolences to the Plum Village Sangha, the state hopes that Plum Village Buddhism will continue the direction and spirit of the Zen Master in the spirit of incarnating Buddhism for the country and society. is the agent together with Buddhism in the country, Buddhism in the world to promote the value of peace in the spirit of Master Ong”.

Mr. Vu Chien Thang writes a memorial book

Mr. Vu Chien Thang writes a memorial book

Mr. Vu Chien Thang also said that the Party and State are very interested and hope that Plum Village monks and nuns continue the Zen master’s path in the spirit of entering the world, of a Buddhism for the country and for society; Together with Vietnamese Buddhism, world Buddhism promotes the value of peace, contributes to Vietnam’s stable development, contributes to the construction and defense of the rich and civilized Vietnamese Fatherland.

On this occasion, the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs also expressed his condolences and shared his personal concerns and feelings as well as the leaders of the Government’s Committee for Religion before the passing of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh in the context of Buddhism. Vietnam has recently passed away many of the monastic followers of the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha.

Writing in a memorial book, Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vu Chien Thang wrote: “Extremely mourning the Venerable Thich Nhat Hanh, a Buddhist monk – researcher – social activist – peace”.


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