Peace and Prosperity Singapura 2019
21 Dec 2019
Singapore charity Sian Chay Medical Institution participated in the racial and religious harmony event, “Peace and Prosperity Singapura 2019”.
21 December 2019 (Saturday)
To commemorate the bicentennial of Singapore’s founding , Tao One Ltd, a non profit organisation which manages Tianfu temple and its Cultural and Welfare Service Center, successfully organised the ‘ Peace and Prosperity Singapura 2019’ on the Marina Bay Floating Platform from 5 pm to 8 pm on 21 December. Mr. Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education, graced the event as the Guest of Honour. Dr. Maliki, Senior Minister of State for Defence and Foreign Affairs, was the Special Guest invited to promote racial and religious harmony among Singaporeans.
In the evening, on the Marina Bay Floating Platform were 720 lions performing welcoming dances, and attracted thousands of citizens of different races to join the fun. At the same time, the event also established two new records in the Singapore Book of Records. The first record was the mass performance by the largest number of lion dances in Singapore. Among them, 600 red and white lions representing Singapore also performed at the closing ceremony. The second record was the most number of lions at a single event.
Honorable Minister Ong Ye Kung addressed: “In the face of adversity and challenges, unity among Singaporeans is the key to maintaining peace and prosperity, and unity comes from our diversity. As long as we have this Singapore spirit, it will place us in the next 1000 years. We will continue to be successful. “
Organizer spokesman Andy Wong: “The event was initiated by a non-profit organization, and we are pleased to have the support of various official agencies and sponsors. People of different races and religions in Singapore can live in harmony, and such harmony also means peace and prosperity. “
Mr. Toh Soon Huat JP said, “As a century-old charity Chinese medical institution, Sian Chay Medical Institution has been actively participating in community charity activities, promoting health awareness, encouraging health activities, and encouraging more non-Chinese residents understand Chinese culture. Networking, enhance friendship, interact with each other, share resources, and work together to promote racial harmony and love for the country and the people. “
In this event, Sian Chay Medical Institution is the main sponsor. At the same time, it hopes to promote Sian Chay’s Chinese medicine charity platform, take care of the people, and promote the core values, spirit and mission of Sian Chay (Forgiveness, universal love, compassion gratitude, blessing, Nation Progresses, Family Prospers. Family Harmony, Successful Endeavours. Forward with the Nation, Bonding with the People. thereby fostering a harmonious society and a happy and healthy family.)
Through this event, everyone not only witnessed a mass lion dance performance but also witnessed the brightest fireworks.
Let multiculturalism and ethnicity coexist in harmony, create a harmonious society, and contribute to world peace