Dear Venerable Vello, Marju, all members of the Organizing Committee of the 3-rd International Conference "BUDDHISM & AUSTRALIA" and all the participants of this prestigious Conference,
It is great honour to express my heartiest greetings with opening the3-rd International conference "BUDDHISM & AUSTRALIA" which held at the Trinity College , University of Western Australia.
I wish great success in the work of this important conference and interesting and profound presentations. I hope, each speaker will make a certain contribution to the various aspects of Buddhism, including Buddhism in the Australian region and rich Buddhist culture.
Yours sincerely Natalia Bolsokhoeva,
Institute for Mongolian, Buddhist and Tibetan Studies of Russian Academy of Sciences
(Ulan-Ude, Buryatia, Russia)