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India to hold Global Buddhist Conference in November, PM Modi to give award on Buddhist studies

India to carry World Buddhist Convention in November, PM Modi to provide award on Buddhist research | Information

New Delhi: India can be holding the first-ever World Buddhist Convention in November, which is able to turn out to be an annual characteristic. The occasion is being deliberate by Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) from nineteenth to twentieth November in Nalanda, Bihar within the campus of the Nava Nalanda Mahavihara.
Saying the event, Dr Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, President of the ICCR stated, “Buddhism is a necessary ingredient of the thought of India. Due to this fact, the predominance of India within the concept of Buddhism and predominance of Buddhism within the concept of India is being underscored in an educational method.”
Within the run-up to the convention, 4 regional conferences in India – Telangana, Saranath, Gangtok and Dharamshala and overseas – in Japan, South Korea, Thailand and Cambodia can be organised. Stories of those regional conferences can be introduced on the World Buddhist Convention.
Dinesh Okay Patnaik, DG, ICCR defined, “That is an educational convention. The entire concept is how do you make India heart of Buddhism, what do you do. It’s not about tourism, it’s about making heart for Buddhist actions, like teachers, cultural, seminars, individuals touring for competition – Buddha Purnima, Vesak. We’re going to have a manuscript repository.”
ICCR has additionally introduced an award for the promotion of Buddhist research which can be given on twenty first November in Delhi by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The award carries a money reward of $20,000 (round Rs 14.7 lakh), a plaque, and a gold-plated medallion. The award is a part of a complete motion plan for actions associated to Buddhism.
Buddhism’s India hyperlink is well-known and much-celebrated one. Buddha, the founding father of the faith which has thousands and thousands of followers throughout the globe, obtained his enlightenment in Bodh Gaya, gave his first sermon in Sarnath, and died in Kushinagar, all of the locations that are in India. India has been the house to the best aces of studying of Buddhist research together with Nalanda, Vikramshila universities and the nation will get many pilgrims throughout the globe yearly.
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