The Buddha’s birthday at Ba Vang Pagoda in 2022 (the event is part of a series of events to celebrate the United Nations Day of Vesak in Vietnam and internationally) will officially take place today on the 7th day of the year of the Tiger, ie May 7th. 2022.
Buddha’s Birthday is always the most important event for Buddhists across the five continents. This is the day when the World-Honored One, the supreme noble man, appeared in the world. “The Buddha is the crystallization of all that is noblest in the universe. He has brought us an undying message about establishing a peaceful and peaceful world for all sentient beings,” shared Venerable Thich Truc Thai Minh – Abbot of Ba Vang Pagoda.
Venerable Thich Truc Thai Minh also wished that “Buddha’s Birthday will become the New Year” of Ba Vang Pagoda’s Buddhists, as well as all Buddhists in the country, and become a Tet holiday of the Vietnamese people. . Therefore, this year’s great ceremony is held on a large scale. Currently, only the list of registered meals and accommodation at the temple (including monks and nuns, Buddhists, people from 63 provinces and cities in the country and abroad) to attend the activities of the Great Ceremony has reached 25,000 people. .
After more than 2 years of being heavily affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, Buddha’s Birthday 2022 is the first large-scale event organized by Ba Vang Pagoda in the context of safe adaptation and effective control across the country. Disease. It is expected that the number of tourists, Buddhists and people who come to Ba Vang Pagoda to worship Buddha and participate in activities on the days of the Great Festival can reach 40,000 – 50,000 people.
A representative of the Culture – Information – Communication Department of Ba Vang Pagoda said: During the recent complicated development of the Covid-19 epidemic, strictly following the regulations of the Government and Quang Ninh province, all Important events and all activities of Buddhist practice are organized by Ba Vang Pagoda in an online form through technical platforms. Therefore, welcoming tens of thousands of Buddhists, people, domestic and foreign tourists to the temple during this year’s great festival is in the plan of the temple. With a spirit of careful and thorough preparation, the temple made plans and scenarios to ensure security and order, and effectively control the epidemic from early and from afar.
Buddha’s birthday at Ba Vang Pagoda (Buddhist calendar 2566 – Solar calendar 2022) aims at the noble goal of spreading the good values of Buddhism, with many specific and practical activities. Thereby, contributing to Quang Ninh province in general and Uong Bi city in particular to recover and regain the growth momentum of tourism activities and socio-economic development after the Covid-19 pandemic.
With the purpose and practical meaning, when hearing that Ba Vang Pagoda is allowed by the local government to organize the Great Buddha’s Birthday in 2022 with a large scale, Buddhists and people, especially Buddhists of the Club Cuc Vang – Practicing Luc Hoa at Ba Vang Pagoda at home and abroad is very happy and excited. Over the past few days, with meaningful and practical actions, Buddhists from all over the world have devoted their efforts and efforts to prepare the best in all aspects to celebrate Buddha’s birthday 2022. With the purpose and practical meaning, News that Ba Vang Pagoda is allowed by the local government to organize the Great Buddha’s Birthday in 2022 with a large scale, Buddhists, people, especially Buddhists belonging to the Golden Cuc Club – Practicing Luc Hoa at Ba Vang Pagoda at home and abroad are very happy and excited. Over the past few days, with meaningful and practical actions, Buddhists from all over the world have devoted their efforts and efforts to prepare the best in all aspects to celebrate Buddha’s Birthday 2022.
All over 350 ashrams in the country, as well as ashrams away from Ba Vang Pagoda in 27 countries and territories around the world, have organized for Buddhists to sew national flags, Buddhist flags, and all kinds of roses. , lotus flowers, chrysanthemums, flower strings, lanterns… to move to Ba Vang Pagoda to serve the great ceremony and make offerings to the Buddha. From the famous Tay Tuu flower area in Hanoi capital, more than 50,000 trees and flowers have also been transported to the temple to serve the decoration work to celebrate the Great Festival.
In the atmosphere of Buddha’s birthday in April, Buddhist families in all parts of the country also hang Buddha’s birthday lanterns in front of their homes, hang Buddhist flags, put out lamps, make flowers, and do many good deeds with a sincere heart. Really looking forward to Buddha’s birthday 2022.