Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vũ Chiến Thắng attended on May 17 the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS)’s conference on administrative affairs for the North region in 2023.
Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vũ Chiến Thắng speaks at the VBS’s conference
The event taking place at Quan Su Pagoda in Hanoi city was organized by the VBS’s Central Executive Council.
Speaking at the event, Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vũ Chiến Thắng highly appreciated practical achievements made by the VBS’s Central Executive Council in the first four months of 2023.
According to the official, since the 9th VBS’s national congress, the VBS has organized many activities, festivals, seminars, cultural exhibitions, preaching ceremonies, etc, in a solemn manner, and contributing to preserve and promote national cultural features. Many international Buddhist activities and foreign affairs also contributed to enhance the role and image of Vietnamese Buddhism in the region, he added.
The Deputy Minister pointed out practical issues relating Buddhist affairs and the state administration on religion including the establishment of the new grassroots level, the amended Land Law, the organization of festivals, and matters relating to foreign Buddhist delegations in Vietnam.
During the event, Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vũ Chiến Thắng and Vice Chairman of the Government Committee for Religious Affairs Nguyễn Ánh Chức presented floral congratulations to the VBS.
Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vũ Chiến Thắng presents flowers bouquet to the VBS
Vice Chairman Nguyễn Ánh Chức presents floral congratulation to the VBS