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Whale worshipping festival held in Quang Binh

US warships in South China Sea, Vietnam appeals for peace

1298th death anniversary of King Mai Hắc Đế marked in Ha Tinh

University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Ho Chi Minh city establishes religious anthropology subject

Thang Long Citadel management urged to speed up conservation efforts

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Whale worshipping festival held in Quang Binh

The Cau Ngu, or Whale Worshipping, Festival was held in Canh Duong commune, Quang Trach district, central Quang Binh province on February 26 (the 15th day of the first lunar month) with a hope for bumper hauls of fish and safe voyages in the year.

1298th death anniversary of King Mai Hắc Đế marked in Ha Tinh

Authorities and locals of Mai Phu commune in Ha Tinh province’s Loc Ha district commemorated the 1298th death anniversary of King Mai Hac De at the historical and cultural relic site of King Mai Hắc Đế temple at a ceremony held on February 24.

University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Ho Chi Minh city establishes religious anthropology subject

The University of Social Sciences and Humanities under the Vietnam National University in Ho Chi Minh city on February 17 issued a decision formally establishing the Religious Anthropology Subject under the Faculty of Anthropology.

Thang Long Citadel management urged to speed up conservation efforts

The agency responsible for managing the Thang Long Imperial Citadel has been asked to accelerate projects that aim to elevate the value of the UNESCO World Heritage site.

VFF in Ho Chi Minh city extends congratulation to Thuong Nguon Festive of Caodaism

A delegation from the Vietnam Fatherland Committee in Ho Chi Minh city led by Chairwoman Tô Thị Bích Châu extended on February 22 visits to local Caodai parishes and oratories on occasion of Thuong Nguon Festival annually held on the 15th of the first lunar month.

Home Affairs Department in Ninh Thuan extends congratulations to Caodai parishes on Holy Festival

A delegation from the Home Affairs Department in Ninh Thuan province led by Deputy Director Lê Kim Dũng visited on February 19 Caodai parishes on occasion of the Duc Chi Ton (Supreme Being) festival of Caodaism.

Only incense offering ceremonies held at festivals in Hanoi

Several major Lunar New Year festivals in Hanoi have been held on February 17 only with incense offering ceremonies and without festive activities, in order to curb the Covid-19 epidemic.

Religious organizations in Dong Nai pay pre-Tet visits to local authorities

Several delegations of religious organizations in Dong Nai province extended on February 4 visits to local authorities ahead of the traditional New Year (Tet) 2021.

Meeting with religious dignitaries, outstanding intellectuals, representatives ethnic groups in Ninh Thuan

The Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee (VFF) in Ninh Thuan province held on February 4 a meeting with local religious leaders, outstanding intellectuals and ethnic minorities in the locality ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2021.

Authorities in Khanh Hoa province and Yen Bai city extend Tet greetings to local religious organizations

Deputy Secretary of the Khánh Hoa provincial Party’s Committee Nguyễn Khắc Toàn visited on February 4 the office of Nha Trang diocese and the representative committee of the Tay Ninh Caodai Church in the province ahead of the lunar New Year (Tet) 2021.

Mass mobilisation head receives religious dignitaries

Trương Thị Mai, head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation, received delegations of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) and the Committee for Solidarity of Vietnamese Catholics on February 5.

Evangelical Church in Soc Trang extends pre-Tet visit to provincial Party Committee

A delegation from the Evangelical Church of Vietnam (ECVN) (South) and its representative committee in Soc Trang province paid on February 3 a visit to Soc Trang provincial Party’s Committee on the occasion of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) 2021.

Tien Giang religious committee pays pre-Tet visits to local religious establishments

A delegation of Tien Giang provincial Committee for Religious Affairs led by Chairwoman Bùi Thị Mai visited on February 2 religious places of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) and Minh Su faith in the province ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2021. 

Kon Tum authorities extend Tet greetings local religious organizations

A delegation of Kon Tum authorities led by Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyễn Hữu Tháp visited on February 2 religious places in the province ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2021. 

Hai Phong, Thai Binh cancel Tet festivals due to Covid-19 epidemic

Hai Phong municipal People’s Committee announced on February 02 the canceling of Lunar New Year (Tet)’s festivals in the city, due to the Covid-19 epidemic.

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