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Bangkok Declaration
on The International Celebration on the Occasion
of United Nations Day of Vesak
 

Panel Discussion on the Main Theme:
Education and Global Citizenship: A Buddhist Perspective
Keynote Speaker
Mr. Phongthep Thepkanjana
Thailand Deputy Prime Minister and Education Minister


Speakers
Venerable Professor Mahinda Deegalle
Most Ven. Bhikkuni SHI RURUI
Jack Miller
Jamie Cresswell

Moderators
Venerable Assoc. Prof. Phra Sigambhirayan, Ph.D.
Venerable Phra Khammai Dhammasami
Panel Discussion on the Theme:
Contribution of Buddhist Sangha for Education and Humanity
Speakers
Venerable Ashin Nyanissara
Venerable Seck Kwang Phing
Venerable Phramaha Anilaman Dhammasakiyo, Ph.D
SUAH KIM (Bhikkhuni Soun )
Prof. Chandima Wijebandara

Moderators
Venerable Dr. Tampalawela Dhammaratana
Phra Rajavaramuni
 

The President of Supreme Sangha Council Committee of Thailand
Somdej Phra Sangharaj Sakol Mahasanghaparinayok


The President of IABU/ICDV
The Most Venerable Prof. Dr. Phra Brahmapundit


The Secretary-General of the United Nations
Ban Ki-moon


The Director-General of UNESCO
Irina Bokova


President of the Privy Council and Statesman
H.E. General Prem Tinsulanonda


Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand
Ms. Yingluck Shinawatra
Prime Minister of Australia
The Honourable Julia Eileen Gillard


Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina


Sangha Supreme Council Message


Council of Ministers Messages


Messages from The Foreign Embassies and Consulates in Thailand


VIP Messages


Organization Messages
 

United Nations Conference Centre
Information
Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University (MCU)
Phutthamonthon
Hotel & Accommodations
Suvarnabhumi Airport
Temple of the Emerald Buddha
Wat Phra Kaew
Ayutthaya World Heritage

Volunteer's News
News and schedule for Vesak 2013's volunteer
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Apply to be a Volunteer
Once in a lifetime Opportunity
Volunteer FAQs
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Volunteer Policy
Policy on volunteering
 

Live Broadcasting
United Nations Day of Vesak 2013 Live
Video Broadcasting
United Nations Day of Vesak 2013 Video Highlight
Press Released
2013's Press Collection
Gallery
View Photo from the Event
Media Download
Logo and High Quality Photo
Books
View & Download Academic books
Music
Exhibitions
Read & View Exhibitions's Theme and Concepts
 


Biography
Brief Biography of His Holiness Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara The Supreme Patriarch of Thailand (Suvaddhana Mahãthera Charoen Gajavatra)
Celebration Documentary
on His Holiness Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand
Panel Discussion on the Theme:
Contribution of Buddhist Sangha for Education and Humanity
View & Download Books
On The Celebration of the100th Birthday Anniversary of His Holiness Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara
The Supreme Patriarch of Thailand
3rd October 2013
 



Bangkok Declaration of the Tenth
Anniversary Celebrations of the United Nations Day of Vesak
May 21-22, 2013 (B.E.2556)
At The United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok and Buddhamonthon, Nakhon Pathom Province, Thailand



The Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Universities (JIABU) 2012

Education and Global Citizenship: A Buddist Perspective
for The 10th of International Celebration on the Occasion of United Day of Vesak 2013 21st - 22nd May, 2013/2556 B.E. Thailand

Congratulatory Messages
for The 10th of International Celebration on the Occasion of United Day of Vesak 2013 21st - 22nd May, 2013/2556 B.E. Thailand

International Symposium on Education and Global Citizenship: A Buddhist Perspective
The 10th of International Celebration on the Occasion of United Day of Vesak 2013 21st - 22nd May, 2013/2556 B.E. Thailand

Commemorative Book

Buddhist Philosophy and Meditation Practice

Unifying Buddhist Philosophical Views

Buddhist Psychotherapy

The Buddha's Enlightenment for the Well-Being of Humanity

Teching Dhamma in New Lands

National Values in Political Communication for Reconciliation





The Supreme Patriarch of Thailand

The President of IABU/ICDV

The Secretary-General of the United Nations

The Director-General of UNESCO

President of the Privy Council and Statesman

Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand

Prime Minister of Australia

Prime Minister of Bangladesh
More important messages

Sangha Supreme Council Message
Council of Ministers Messages
Messages from The Foreign Embassies and Consulates in Thailand
VIP Messages
Organization Messages




In Memoriam: His Holiness the Supreme Patriarch
His Holiness Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara, the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand, passed away at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital on 24 October 2013 at 7.30 p.m., at the age of 100.
Her Royal Highness Princess Srirasm presides over the opening ceremony of the 10th UN Vesak Day Celebrations
A global education may prepare students better to meet challenges of globalization. This is a growing interest now to transform traditional methods of education.
Panel Discussion on the Main Theme:Education and Global Citizenship: A Buddhist Perspective
A global education may prepare students better to meet challenges of globalization. This is a growing interest now to transform traditional methods of education.
The Vesak Day Panel Discussion: Ven. Mahinda Deegalle proposed to use the Metta Sutta in meeting global challenges
The panel discussion, one activity of the 10th International Buddhist Conference on the UN Day of Vesak Celebrations, was held at UNCC, Bangkok, Thailand
10th International UN Day of Vesak Celebrations:
On 15th December 1999, the full moon day in the month of May was recognized and observed at the United Nations Headquarters and its Regional Offices as the United Nations Day of Vesak.