Embracing Buddhism served as unifying force: Experts
Anniversary of Dhammachkra Pravartan Day
On the 59th anniversary of Dhammachakra Pravartan Day, the day on which Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar embraced Buddhism, experts spoke on whether his dream of liberating Dalits and other backward caste people from social segregation has gained momentum.
Principles of Buddhism
“Buddhism is based on the principles of equality, liberty and fraternity. It protects human rights and dignity. Morality is the base of Buddhism. In a real sense, Buddhism tells us about the democratic value and opportunity to express ourselves,” says E Z Khobragade, former IAS officer.