|Birth Day||April 12, 1917|
|Age||104 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Oct 21, 2021 (age 104)|
Vietnamese Buddhist monk who held the position of Supreme Patriarch for the Buddhist Sangha of Vietnam.
At age 16, he was ordained as a novice monk.
He was a poet and he compiled, translated and composed numerous Buddhist texts.
He had two brothers.
He and Matthieu Ricard were both respected religious leaders.