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Bali island shut down for “Day of Silence”

Indonesia’s resort island Bali fell quiet on March 7 for the annual “Day of Silence” festival, halting flights, internet and closing tourist attractions to allow time for meditation and introspection.

First Pac Po festival opens in Cao Bang province

The Pac Bo festival 2019, the first of its kind, kicked off in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang on March 6, attracting crowds of locals and visitors.

Ha Nam shows active coordination in hosting UN Vesak Day 2019

The People’s Committee of Ha Nam held a conference on March 5 to launch the plan to coordinate with and support the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha to organise the UN Day of Vesak 2019, which is slated for May 10-15 at the Tam Chuc Buddhist Culture Centre in Kim Bang district.

GCRA receives US Adventist Church Pastors

Vice Chairman of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA) Bùi Thanh Hà hosted a reception on March 05 for a visiting delegation from the Adventist Church.

Parishes of Cao Lanh deanery attend Mass in My Tho Cathedral

A delegation of parishes from Cao Lanh deanery pilgrimaged to My Tho diocese’s pastoral centre in Tien Giang province for attending a Mass held on March 1, on the occasion of Lent 2019.

GCRA’s elder experts retire from office

The Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA) held on March 4th a ceremony to hand over the retirement decisions to Former Director of the GCRA’s Caodaism Affairs Department Nguyễn Đắc Tuấn and Former Expert of the GCRA’s Southern Religious Affairs Department Nguyễn Thanh Xuân.

Friendship Spring Excursion 2019: Gaining insight of the sacred land

Nearly 300 international friends spent a meaningful Sunday in Phu Tho province, where Hung King’s Temple is located, in the Friendship Spring Excursion 2019.

"Strictly Internal," Says India on Islamic Nations' (OIC) Resolution on Kashmir

Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj had urged the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to "act together" to combat global terrorism amid heightened tensions between India and Pakistan triggered by the Pulwama terror attack.

GCRA receives Catholic delegation from Vinh Long

Chairman of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA) Vũ Chiến Thắng hosted on March 1 a reception for visiting a delegation of the Committee for Solidarity of Vietnamese Catholic in Vinh Long province.

Spreading values of Mother Goddess Worship

After three years with many field trips to various regions and meetings with cultural researchers, over 20 first episodes of the project ‘Vietnamese Mother – Mother Goddess Worship’ have been finished, initially bringing a basic and general view of the values of this worship – an intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Russia foils Daesh plots to attack intelligence officers, civilians in Moscow

Russia’s domestic security apparatus reportedly thwarts two plots hatched by the Daesh Takfiri terror group to attack targets in Moscow.

Hoa Hao Buddhist Church holds annual meeting

The central Executive Committee of Hoa Hao Buddhist Church reviewed its affairs 2018 at a meeting held on February 28 at An Hoa Tu temple located in An Giang province’s Phu Tan district.

Caodai parish in Ben Tre province inaugurates main worshipping temple

Hung Phong Caodai parish under the Correction-Path Caodai Church in Ben Tre province’s Giong Tom district solemnly held a ceremony to inaugurate its new main worshipping temple on February 28.

90th anniversary of Protestantism in Lam Dong

The Representative Committee of the Evangelical Church of Vietnam (South) in Lam Dong province held a solemn ceremony on October 27 to celebrate the 90th anniversary of Protestantism in the province.

Vien Quang pagoda in Nghe An presents gifts to poor patients

A delegation from Vien Quang pagoda located in Nam Thanh commune, Nghe An province’s Nam Dan district visited on February 27 Nghe An General Friendship Hospital, Medical Intermediate School, Nam Thanh commune health clinic for presenting gifts to poor patients on occasion of Vietnamese Doctors’ Day (February 27)

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