Giving lunar new year gifts at binh thuan and lam dong province.

Update: 11/02/2015
Lunar 2015 Goat Year is coming, with the purpose of sharing happiness with poor people around the country, following the instruction of Senior Ven. Thich Chan Tinh – the abbot of Hoang Phap Pagoda, Junior Thich Tam Thuan, Buddhists and the pagoda’s monks arrived to Binh Thuan province and Lam Dong province in 2 days – February 8th and 7th, 2015 (Lunar December 19th and 20th, Horse Year) to give 550 portions of Tet gifts to the poor and near-poor ethnic minorities.

Giving lunar new year gifts at binh thuan and lam dong province.


In February 7th, 2015, 400 poverty and near poor families\r\nbelonging to K.Ho Ethnic of 3 mountainous commune were Dong Giang, Dong Tien\r\nand Thuan Hoa, Ham Thuan Bac district, Binh Thuan province given 400 portions\r\nof gift totally valued 68,000,000 VND by Senior Ven. Thich Chan Tinh and\r\nBuddhists. Each portion (170,000 VND) including rice, instant noodles and soy\r\nsauce. People of Dong Giang commune were given 200 parts, Dong Tien commune\r\nwith 95 parts and Thuan Hoa commune 150 parts.

In February 8th, 2015, at the auditorium of the People’s\r\nCommittee of Ward 4, Da Lat City, Lam Dong province, the venerable combining\r\nwith the Ward People’s Committee awarded 150 portions gifts valued 45,000,000\r\nVND to 150 poor households in the ward. Each gift was valued 300,000 VND\r\nincluding rice, instant noodles, soy sauce, cooking oil, sugar, seasoning. The\r\nSenior Ven. presented people a gift including a book “Flower Words”, a sutra of\r\n“Cause and Effect in three lives”, a DVD “Whose Responsibility is it?” and\r\n“Where is The Pure of Dharma?” so that they could join with the Dharma.

The total amount of charity is 113,000,000 VND of the Lien\r\nOanh group, the Hoa Dao group, the Tinh Long group, the Sharing Happiness group\r\nand the Buddhists of Hoang Phap Pagoda to the poor in Tet. The transportation\r\nfor shipping gifts is donated by Buddhist Lien Thuy.

Following are some taken pictures:

Translated into English by Le Thien An.

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