Hongkong - Extending a helping
hand to victims and relief efforts of the affected countries, the
Hong Kong Buddhist Association donated HKD1 million to the Red Cross.
On 30th December, Venerable Jue Guang
handed over the cheque to the Red Cross representative. He also
announced that the temples and schools under the Hong Kong Buddhist
Association will raise funds for the disaster relief efforts.
Venerable Jue Guang encourage all
to donate generously to aid the affected areas and people as to
manifest the Buddhist spirit of Great Compassion.
The Hong Kong Buddhist Association
is holding a memorial service to dedicate merits to the victims.
Other Buddhist temples are also actively contributing towards to
relief fund. [DHAMMA TIMES]