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Preserving and protection values of Trang An landscape complex

Home Affairs Department in Thai Nguyen has exchange meeting with provincial VBS Chapter

Project on digitizing festival data in Vietnam approved

Concentrated isolation center set up in Pali - Khmer Intermediate School in Tra Vinh

Religious committee in Gia Lai pays visits to religious dignitaries having relatives as war invalids, martyrs

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Buddhists nationwide join online Buddhist recitation on War Invalids and Martyrs Day

Responding to a call by Most Venerable Thích Thiện Nhơn, President of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS)’s Executive Council, the VBS’s Executive Committees in provinces and cities and Buddhist worshipping places in the country simultaneously beat at 6 a.m. on July 27 three bell rounds and the Prajnaparamita drum for a spiritual uplifting of martyrs, on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of Vietnamese War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27, 1947 - July 27, 2021).

Yen Tu complex seeking UNESCO recognition

The Complex of Yen Tu Monuments and Landscape is a place of great historic and religious importance in Vietnam. 

Religious establishments in Ho Chi Minh city strictly observe Covid-19 preventive measures

For imposing the social distancing in Ho Chi Minh City according to the Prime Minister's Directive 15/2020, for 15 days, from 00:00 on May 31, in order to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, the city municipal authorities have asked for suspension of religious practices.

Religious people cast ballots to select deputies to the 15th NA and People’s Councils at all levels in the 2021 – 2026 tenure

Religious dignitaries, deacons and lay followers all over the country went to the poll on May 23 to select deputies to the 15th National Assembly (NA) and People’s Councils at all levels in the 2021 – 2026 tenure.

Pagodas in Hanoi decorate to celebrate Buddha's birthday

In the complicated context of the Covid-19 epidemic, monks, nuns and lay Buddhists in Hanoi have advocated celebrations of the Buddha's Birthday that ensure health safety of the community.

Ban Vuong festival of Dao ethnic group reenacted in Hanoi

Ban Vuong festival of the Dao ethnic community in the northern province of Ha Giang has been recreated in Hanoi.

Parks, relic sites, worship places in Hanoi shut amid COVID-19 threats

Parks, relic sites, and worship places across the capital have been closed in response to appeals by local authorities as Hanoi seeks to curb the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Photo exhibition on Buddhism and life opens in Hanoi

A photo exhibition showcasing the theme of Buddhism and life kicked off on April 22 in Hanoi as part of a range of activities marking the 40th anniversary since the establishment of the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha in 1981.

Tens of thousands flock to Hung Kings’ Temple for annual festival

Crowds of pilgrims and visitors from throughout the country descended on the Hung Kings’ Temple in the northern province of Phu Tho on April 20 to mark the death anniversary of the nation's mythical founding fathers.

Tan Dinh Catholic church in Ho Chi Minh city

Tân Dinh Catholic Church, known as Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, is located in No. 289 Hai Ba Trung street, Ho Chi Minh city’s District 3.

Cham people start Ramưwan festival by visiting ancestors’ graves

Cham people in the central province of Binh Thuan paid on April 11 visits to ancestors’ graves as an ritual marking the beginning of Ramưwan – the traditional New Year of Bani Islamic Cham.

Many historical relics in Hanoi old quarter encroached

Many historical relics in Hanoi old quarter is encroached by sidewalk shops causing loss of urban beauty and sparking public outcry.

Ha Nhi ethnic people remember the dead

The Ha Nhi ethnic people in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai have for long treasured the long-standing tradition of visiting graves of their relatives to pay respect for the loved ones.

Government religious committee holds Easter gathering with Evangelical dignitaries

The Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA) in collaboration with the People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh city held on April 2 a gathering with heads of Evangelical churches on occasion of Easter 2021.

Unique “ceramics” pagoda in Bat Trang

Tieu Dao pagoda located in Bat Trang village in Hanoi City’s Gia Lam district was built a long time ago and used to be a famous scenic spot in the region.

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