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Posted on: May 30, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Message of the Great Day of Vesak 2021 from the Secretary-General of the United Nations

I extend my best wishes to all the Buddhists who are celebrating Vesak Day, a sacred event for millions of Buddhists around the world. “This timeless message of solidarity and service to humanity is more important than ever. Only by holding hands can we repel the Covid-19 epidemic, and return to normal life.” (United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres). United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres “Vesak”, the full moon day of the…

Posted on: May 26, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Most Venerable Thich Nhat Tu was awarded the “Vesak Commendation Award” 2021

On May 26, at Bodhgaya, Bihar, India, on the occasion of the International Vesak Day, Venerable Thich Nhat Tu was one of the recipients of the “Honorary Commendation Award” (Vaishakh Samman Prashastri) Patra Award) in 2021. This is an award presented annually during the International Vesak Festival jointly implemented by the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Ethnic Minorities, Youth and Sports of the Government of India and the International…