Welcoming the delegation included Senior Venerable Thích Thanh Phụng, Member of the VBS’s Central Executive Council cum Chairman of the VBS’s executive committee in Bac Ninh.
During the visit, Director Nguyễn Trọng Tân extended congratulations and warm greetings to local VBS leaders and Buddhists on occasion of the Buddha’s Birthday 2020. The official also praised Buddhist followers for their strict observation of the Prime Minister’s regulations and rules on preventive measures against the spread of the coronavirus, and practical contributions for supporting to the nCov prevention and control work and social charities for helping vulnerable and underprivileged people.
The delegation took the chance to offer incense and join the Buddha-bathing ritual for expressing gratitude to the Buddha and praying for peace and prosperity in the country.
Joining the Buddha-bathing ritual
On the same day, delegations from the Vietnam Fatherland Front and public security in Bac Ninh also visited and extended Vesak congratulation to the provincial VBS executive committee.