On the afternoon of May 7, at Dic Pagoda (Vinh City), the delegation of the Bishopric of Vinh Diocese led by Bishop Alphon Nguyen Huu Long visited and congratulated the Executive Board of the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha on the occasion of the Great Buddha’s Birthday. 2566.
At the intimate meeting, Bishop Anphong Nguyen Huu Long wished the members of the Executive Board, monks and nuns, and Buddhists from Nghe An province to welcome a peaceful and happy Buddha’s birthday.
The Bishop also expressed his desire for people of all religions in the province to tighten solidarity, contributing to building a stronger and stronger local national unity block.
On this occasion, Bishop Alphon also congratulated the 3rd Provincial Buddhist Congress, term 2022-2027 which will take place successfully.
Most Venerable Thich Tho Lac, Standing Vice Chairman of the Executive Board of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha, thanked and wished health and happiness to the priests, monks and Catholic faithful in the diocese.
At the reception, Bishop Anphong Nguyen Huu Long presented congratulatory flowers to the Executive Board of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha on the occasion of the Great Buddha’s Birthday, 2566, and performed the traditional Buddhist Bathing Ceremony.