On May 27th (April 10th in lunar), at Lien Tri pagoda in Thoi An Dong ward, the management board for Vietnam Buddhism association of Binh Thuy district solemnly celebrated the 2559th Buddha’s birthday in 2015.
Superior monk Dao Nhu head of the management board of Vietnam Buddhism association of Cantho city; Ms. Nguyen Thi Nu, vice-secretary, chairwoman of Binh Thuy district people’s council and many monks, nuns in the locality came to attend. At the function, delegates, Buddhist nuns, monks heard the Vietnam Buddhism Church of Cantho city and Binh Thuy urban district reading the message from the Buddhist dignitary of Vietnam Buddhism church and the speech recalling the birth of Buddha as well as the sustaining development process and active contributions of Buddhism to peace, harmony, affection between human and human, human and natural things in the world and Vietnam.
On this occasion, leaders of Binh Thuy urban district presented flowers, gifts and extended congratulations to Buddhist followers in the urban district on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Buddha.
Translated by Thanh Dung