CRCCA leader hails Forum's success
Forum moves to Zhoushan City
Japanese monk: most Japanese suspicious of Koizumi's shrine visit
Annan's congradulation message to the First World Buddhist Forum
Speech of the 11th Panchen Lama Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu at the Opening Ceremony
First World Buddhist Forum opens in Hangzhou
Tibetan Buddhists from abroad to attend Forum.
Press conference held in Hangzhou
Third plenary of Zhejiang Provincial Preparatory Committee opens
Ye Xiaowen delivers speech at a council meeting of Buddhist Association of China
Zhong Xiaomao introduces preparation work of the First WBF
World Buddhist Forum - new practice of the religions in China
Press conference on First WBF held in Hong Kong
Master Shenghui Vists Burma, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, and propagats First WBF
Lama Jiamuyang Tubudan sends invitation on Northern Buddhism and Environmental Protection Conference
News released on Vesak Day Intenational Conference that China will hold First WBF
Buddhists from Hong Kong, Macao and across the Taiwan Straits got consensus on holding First WBF
Seminar held in Beijing to decide site for First WBF
Master Juexing attends 2nd World Buddhist Summit and proposes to hold First WBF
Proposal to hold the First WBF gains positive response and support
Deligation of BAC to South Korea and Japan
Seminar held in Suzhou to discuss proposal for First WBF
Ye Xiaowen holds a tea party with the venerable, most virtuous, scholars and high-profile figures in Hong Kong
Master Weijue and Master Hsingyun invited to Chinese Mainland to discuss preparation for First WBF

The Buddha instructs us to benefit ourselves as well as others and save all living beings from calamities. In its 2500-year history, Buddhism has spread from the East to the West, transcending both national boundaries and different races...
"A harmonious world"
Means people of different countries, different ethnic groups and different religious beliefs make concerted efforts to build a harmonious world with lasting peace and common prosperity.
"Begins in the mind"
Means a purified mind contribute to a purified territory and a peaceful mind contributes to a peaceful world.
Unity and cooperation of Buddhism
Social responsibilities of Buddhism
Peace mission of Buddhism

Opening Ceremony of the First World Buddhist Forum
Proposal for hosting W.B.F
Memrabilia of zhe preparation
Proposed by
Huba Long-
Jiamuyang Luosangjiumei Tudanqueji-
Jueguang Kokkwong
The Frist World Buddhist Forum
Putuo Mountain
Shaolin Temple
Tanzhe Temple
Beijing Ling-guang Monastery
Yonghe Palace