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Da Nang municipal authorities held exchange meeting with local religious dignitaries

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US Ambassador releases carps to see off Kitchen Gods

Conference seeks ways to preserve UNESCO-recognised cultural heritages

State officials pay pre-Tet visits to Buddhist dignitaries

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An Giang province’s officials send greetings to Hoa Hao Buddhists

A delegation of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, on December 16 visited the Central Executive Board of the Hoa Hao Buddhist Church on the occasion of the centennial birth anniversary of the sect’s founder – Huỳnh Phú Sổ.

Presenting charity houses to disadvantaged families in Nghe An

On occasion of a working visit to Nghe An province, Politburo Member cum Chairwoman of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation Trương Thị Mai on December 15 visited and presented gratitude houses to disadvantaged households in the province.

New Evangelical church inaugurated in Lam Dong

Da Loan Evangelical chapter under the Evangelical Church of Vietnam (ECVN) (Southern) in Lam Dong province’s Duc Trong district  held on December 23 a solemn ceremony to inaugurate and consecrate its new church.

VFF leader pays pre-Christmas visit to Can Tho Diocese

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Trần Thanh Mẫn paid a pre-Christmas visit to Can Tho Diocese in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on December 14.

Then singing becomes part of intangible cultural heritages of humanity

“Then” singing practice of Vietnam’s ethnic groups of Tay, Nung, Thai has been named in the list of Intangible Cultural Heritages of Humanity, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Department of Cultural Heritage said on December 13.

Pure-land Buddhist Association holds religious trainings

The Pure-land Buddhist Association has held religious training courses for its key members in October and November 2019.

Catholic solidarity committee in Hanoi holds year-end meeting

The Committee for Solidarity of Vietnamese Catholics in Hanoi held on December 9 an annual meeting to review its performance 2019 and outline plans for the next year.

Buddhist solidarity society in Vinh Long holds general meeting

The society for solidarity of patriotic Buddhist monks in Vinh Long province held on December 9 its 3rd general meeting for the 2019-2024 tenure.

Preservation of Dong Duong Buddhist monastery

Dong Duong Buddhist monastery has been on the list of special national heritages of Vietnam.

Vietnam Foreign Ministry utters opinion on China’s activity in East Sea

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Lê Thị Thu Hằng told the press on December 5 that Vietnamese authorities always supervise all activities in its territorial waters defined by international law including the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea.

Evangelical Church offers free health checks in Ho Chi Minh city

The Social-Medical Committee under the Vietnam Evangelical Church (South) in collaboration with its representative committee in Ho Chi Minh city conducted a medical charity program at Thu Thiem Evangelical church on December 4.

New Caodai oratory in Ben Tre inaugurated

Loc Thuan Caodai parish under the Vietnam Binh Duc Caodai Church in Ben Tre province held on December 4 a solemnly ceremony for inaugurating its new oratory.

Vietnam Buddhist Institute marks 35th founding anniversary

HCM City (VNA) – The Vietnam Buddhist Institute in Ho Chi Minh City marked its 35th founding anniversary with a ceremony on December 8 with the attendance of many local officials, dignitaries of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha and the Great Supreme Patriarch of Cambodia Tep Vong.

Buddhist pagoda inaugurated in Co To Island

Truc Lam Co To, the first Buddhist Pagoda in Co To Island, was inaugurated on December 5 to enrich the spiritual and cultural life of the islanders.

The Buddhist Sangha of the northern province of Quang Ninh in collaboration with the Co To District People’s Committee started construction last year.

The pagoda includes Tam Bao, a 270sq.m place where Buddha can be worshipped, and a pavilion to worship the Mother Goddesses.

Former Archbishop of Hue holds Thanksgiving for 50th anniversary of priestly ordination

The Hue archdiocese held on December 03 a mass for celebrating the 50th anniversary of priestly ordination and 80th birthday of Former Archbishop Francis Xavier Lê Văn Hồng.

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