vesak 2019, Tam Chuc
Buddhist Approach to Global Leadership
& Shared Responsibilities for Sustainable Societies
Tam Chuc,
International Buddhist Convention Center
Ba Sao, Ha Nam, Vietnam

About the United Nations Day of Vesak

An internationally and cultural and humanistic festival of the United Nations International Organizing Committee that was commenced in year 2000Read more >
The values that Vesak bring include ethical, academic, diplomatic, economic, cultural, spiritual and Buddhist sangha significance and moreRead more >
National Vietnam Buddhist Sangha, ICDV and IABU are the key organizers of UN Day of Vesak 2019Read more >
Archives of past Vesak declaration from the first Vesak until most recent which showcase Buddhism values in the modern and fast changing worldRead more >


Opening Ceremony
Opening Ceremony
Thematic Panel
Thematic Panel
Closing ceremony
Closing ceremony


2019 Ha Nam declaration

2019 HA NAM DECLARATION Made on the Auspicious Occasion of the 16 th United Nations Day of Vesak May 12-14, 2019, Tam Chuc Convention Center, Ha Nam, Vietnam Whereas , we, the participants, from 112 countries and territories, have come...

Vesak 2019: Candle-lit procession for world peace

A grand candle-lit procession was held to pray for world peace at Tam Chuc Buddhism Culture Centre in the northern province of Ha Nam at night of May 13 as part of the United Nations Day of Vesak 2019 Celebration...

Vesak Day 2019: Buddhist approaches to sustainable development

(VOVWORLD) - Buddhist approaches to global leadership and shared responsibility for a sustainable society topped the agenda at an international seminar on Monday as part of the ongoing UN Day of Vesak 2019 celebration in Vietnam. Thousands of delegates attend...

Nepali PM witnesses release of book on peace and Buddhism

Ambassador of Vietnam to Nepal Pham Sanh Chau speaks at the ceremony. (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - Nepali Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has witnessed the release of a bilingual book titled Nepal: Peace Is at Hand in Hanoi during...