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Ba Ra Shrine Festival recognized as national intangible cultural heritage

Thay pagoda festival 2021 hosts no festive activities

Religious committee in Ninh Thuan has exchange meeting with local VBS chapter

Officials of Tay Ninh provincial government visit Khmer &Ta Mun communities on Chol Chnam Thmay festival

Temple of Martyrs in Xuan Loc inaugurated

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Announcement of Hue Bookcase project and launch of Hue Cultural Chorography

On the morning of March 17th, the ceremony to announce Hue Bookcase project and launch Hue Cultural Chorography - the first publication of Hue Bookcase, was solemnly organized by the Provincial People's Committee at Tang Tho Pavilion (Former Royal Library).

National Assembly to elect Prime Minister on April 5

At the 11th session that will open on March 24, the National Assembly will secretly vote to dismiss the President, Prime Minister, and Chair of the National Assembly and elect and approve many state leaders.

Fragments of the Bible: Israeli archaeologists hail biggest discovery since Dead Sea Scrolls

Israeli archaeologists said on Tuesday they had discovered pieces of a biblical scroll dating back about 2,000 years.

Religious committee and Catholic solidarity committee in Thai Nguyen sign coordination agreement

The committee for religious affairs and the Committee for Solidarity of Vietnamese Catholics (CSVC) in the northern province of Thai Nguyen have held a meeting to sign a coordination agreement on religious affairs for the 2021-2022 period.

VBS in Ho Chi Minh City donates one billion VND for buying Covid-19 vaccine for the poor

The Executive Committee of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS)’s chapter in Ho Chi Minh City presented on March 15 one billion VND to the municipal Fatherland Front Committee for supporting the Covid-19 vaccine for the poor.

Sri Lanka to ban burqa and close 1,000 Islamic schools

Minister cites national security for decision, saying garments are ‘sign of religious extremism’

GCRA holds conference on upcoming NA election

The Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA) held on March 16 a conference on the election of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People’s Councils of all levers for 2021-2026 tenure.

Library building of Nguyen Dynasty opened to public

Tang Tho Lau (Library), part of the Complex of Hue Monuments in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, was opened on March 15, an important cultural event helping to revive a national-level archival centre during the Nguyen Dynasty (1802 – 1945).

Tu An Hieu Nghia Buddhist Association reviews its performance 2020

The Executive Committee of the Tu An Hieu Nghia (Four Debts of Gratitude) Buddhist Association has held a meeting in An Giang province for reviewing its performance in 2020 and approving working plans for 2021.

Russians wave winter goodbye at Maslenitsa festival

Russians living in the town of Yuryev-Polsky, 170km from Moscow, marked the end of winter with a colourful Maslenitsa celebration.

Home Affairs Ministry holds meeting on faith practices amongst ethnic communities

A meeting on faith practices amongst ethnic minority communities took place on March 15 at the office of the Ministry for Home Affairs.

GCRA’s Youth Union launches Youth Month 2021

The Youth Union of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA) held on March 13 a ceremony to kick off the Youth Month 2021 on occasion of the 90th founding anniversary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (March 26, 1931-2021).

Gac Ma soldiers in the heart of Vietnamese people

Whenever March comes, people across Vietnam turn their hearts to Gac Ma Reef of Truong Sa archipelago, a sacred territorial part of the Fatherland, to pay tribute to officers and soldiers who heroically fought until their last breath for the country’s maritime sovereignty.

Work commences on temple dedicated to Dien Bien Phu battlefield

The Dien Bien Provincial People’s Committee held a ceremony on March 13 to start construction of a temple dedicated to fallen soldiers at the Dien Bien Phu battlefield.

Thousands of devotees take holy dip to mark festival in India amid COVID-19

Hundreds and thousands of devotees took a holy dip in the river Ganga in India's northern town of Haridwar to mark the Mahashivratri festival, Thursday.

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