Buddhist art exhibition opens

The Ho Chi Minh City Buddhism Association has just opened an exhibition under theme of “Buddhism and environment” at Pho Quang Pagoda in the city in order to mark the Buddha's 2560th birthday.

 

On displaying are nearly 500 art works in the genres of antique, painting, sculpture, book and newspapers, calligraphy, Buddhism properties and others.

The exhibition aims to highlight Buddha’s cultural values and its active contributions in social life, and call for public awareness of environmental protection.

The event will last until May 29.

By Minh An- Translated by Huyen Huong

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