The inauguration ceremony of Long Tuong Temple
Updated : Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:26 AM (GMT+0700)

OnJuly 8th (ie. The 25th day of the fifth month, Mau Tuatlunar year), at Long Tuong temple (Phu Tho village, Hoa My Dong commune, TayHoa district), the abbot, monks, nuns and buddhists organized the inaugurationceremony for the Temple on the anniversary day of the venerable abbot of ThuongHoang Ha Giac.

The spectacle of the grand ceremony

In the opening speech,Venerable Thich Giac Thanh, the abbot of Long Tuong Temple, let known: The Temple was openedby Abbot Thich Tri Quang in the year 1808. Here born many famous monks, amongthem were the Most Venerable Thich Nguyen Dat - the founder of Huong Tichpagoda (Tay Hoa district). Experiencing many ups and downs, Long Tuong Temple was badly degraded and startedthe construction of a major renovation in 2013, so far it has been a solemnplace.

The work was built with abudget of nearly VND 11 billion, including the Main Hall, the Main House, theEastern House, the Western House, the Thich Ca Buddha, the Di Lac Buddha; morethan 1km of concrete road with the surface of more than 4m and some otheressential works. The restoration of the Long Tuong Temple not only meets thespiritual needs, beliefs of the monks and buddhists in the local, but also theplace of worship, holding ceremonies, the idea place of pilgrimage of ​​tens ofthousands of Buddhists near and far; at the same time, preserving and promotinghistorical and cultural values ​​in the cause of propagating the Buddhistteachings, building a virtuous moral life in society, expressing the patrioticspirit of the people and the tradition of accompanying with the people ofVietnamese Buddhism.

Venerable Thich Giac Thanhalso paid tribute to the devotees, expressing deep gratitude to the authoritiesand all the supporters who helped to restore the Long Tuong Temple smoothly, quickly and completely.

On this occasion, thereligious monks and nuns of Buddhist together with the guests offered incenseto the Buddha's family, the Buddhist Sangha, the Dharma, prosperity meditation,peace, national security, happy buddhism.

Source:Phu Yen Newspaper

Translatedby TRINH THUY

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