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    Luongta left from Australia and arrived Vietnam to offer Maha Kathina to Vietnam temple

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    Luongta left from Australia and arrived Vietnam to offer Maha Kathina to Vietnam temple

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    Luongta and BuddhaMamakas from Australia and around the world together with "Sribundit" family from Thailand brought One blessing Buddha, One Phra KaewMorakot directing to Vietnam country.

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    Offered the Maha Kathina to temple AP ANTHANH, XA AN HAO, HUYEN TINH BIEN, TINH AN GIANG, THANH PHO HO CHI MINH. All Buddhamamakas came to joy the Maha Kathina ceremony at the local time 11.00 on 15th November 2005.

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    Luongta and BuddhaMamakas around the world together with "Sribundit" family offered the MahaKathina, monk robes and monk bowls.

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    Luongta and BuddhaMamakas around the world together with "Sribundit" family offered the MahaKathina, monk robes and monk bowls.

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    Luongta gave some gifts to all monks coming to join the ceremony offering Maha Kathina.

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    Luongta gave some gifts to all monks coming to joy the ceremony offering Maha Kathina.

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    The ceremony of offerring Maha Khathina began at 11.00 and set down at 13.00 local time.

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    The ceremony of offerring Maha Khathina began at 11.00 and set down at 13.00 local time.

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    Luongta and BuddhaMamakas around the world offered all the money from MahaKathina 89,000,000 VND to Vietnam temple AP AN THANH

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    Luongta and BuddhaMamakas around the world offered all the money from MahaKathina 89,000,000 VND to Vietnam temple AP AN THANH

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    Luongta and BuddhaMamakas around the world offered one Blessing Buddha and one Phra Kaew Morakot to Vietnam temple.

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    Luongta and BuddhaMamakas around the world offered one Blessing Buddha and one Phra Kaew Morakot to Vietnam temple.

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    Luongta donated 200 A$ to orphaned children.

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    The Certificate of Gift from Donation
    CONG TY CHAN THIEN MY
    CHI LANH on 6/6/2005 HANOI, VIETNAM

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    Luongta donated money 1,000,000 VND to the foundation of victims of toxic chemical weapon during Vietnam war.

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    Luongta visited Down's syndrome children who was intensively sprayed with toxic chemical weapon during Vietnam war in Hanoi city on 3 November 2005.

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    The Certificate of Gift from Donation
    LANG HOA BINH THANH XUAN
    HANOI, VIETNAM on 3/11/2005

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    Luongta donated money 1,000,000 VND to SOS children's village

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    Luongta visited abandoned children in SOS children's village in Hanoi, Vietnam on 3 November 2005

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    The Certificate of Gift from Donation
    LANG TRE EM SOS VIETNAM
    SOS Children Villages of Vietnam
    HANOI, VIETNAM on 3/11/2005

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    Luongta donated money 1,000,000 VND to SOS children's village

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    Luongta visited abandoned children in SOS children's village in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam on 18 November 2005.

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    The Certificate of Gift from Donation
    LANG TRE EM SOS GO VAP
    DUONG QUANG TRUNG.P.12
    Q. GO VAP. THANH PHO HO CHI MINH, VIETNAM on 18/11/2005

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    After finishing offering MahaKathina, Luongta travelled and visited his supporters in Vietnam

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    After finishing offering MahaKathina, Luongta travelled and visited his supporters in Vietnam

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    After finishing offering Kathina, Luongta takes a rest and visits Lao Cay. The young ladies look happy and enjoy their culture

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    After finishing offering Kathina, Luongta takes a rest and visits Lao Cay. The young ladies look happy and enjoy their culture

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    Luongta visited Huye Palace in Vietnam

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    Luongta visited Huye Palace in Vietnam

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    Luongta visited HALONG natural park in Vietnam

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    Luongta visited HALONG natural park in Vietnam

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    Luongta visited Bao Dai palace

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    Luongta visited Lao Cay provice in Vietnam

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    Luongta visited national museum in Hanoi

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    Luongta visited chinese temple in Ho Chi Minh

 

Gift of Buddhist Images to Vietnamese Temple "AP AN THANH" in Vietnam

Luongta from Australia straighten to Vietnam country for offering the Kathina. All the Kathina which he received from his family (sons and daughters) and Buddhamamakas in Thailand and around the world had directly sent to Vietnam country. After that Luongta followed for offering and celebrating the ceremony of MahaKathina on 15th November 2005. All the Buddhist monks in "AP AN THANH" temple and BuddhaMamakas come to enjoy the ceremony beginning at 9.00 AM and finishing at 13.00 PM.

The offering Kathina comprises of two Buddha statues. One is for blessing Buddha made from yellow bronze, 1.20 metre high, 0.9 metre wide and weigh about 350Kg. The other is "Pra Kaew Morakot" and all the money offered for Kathina is 89,000,000 VND. Luongta also offered "AtthaBorikan" and money 2,500,000 VND to another Vietnam temple.

Before offering the Kathina, he went to Hanoi and visited Down 's syndrome children who was victims of toxic chemical weapon during Vietnam war and donated 1,000,000 VND on 3rd November 2005 and then he visited abandoned children in SOS 's children village and also donated 1,000,000 VND.

After finishing offering the Kathina, he went to Ho Chi Minh and visited abandoned children in SOS 's children village and donated another 1,000,000 VND on 18th November,2005.

After that Luongta took a rest and travelled to many places in Vietnam around one week and he left Vietnam and arrived Thailand on 27th November, 2005 to visit his students and his sons and daughters 's family. On 3rd December 2005 he went to Lao country to visit his place of birth and then Luongta came back to Thailand to visit his students again and stayed in Thailand till the end of the year 2005. On 1st January 2006 he was back to Australia.