Buddhism

How Buddhism grew and fell in India: The Tribune India

Vappala Balachandran Former Special Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat On December 21, while addressing the 6th Indo-Japanese Samwad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi proposed to create a Composite World Library on Buddhist Studies for scholars to continue “our ancient tradition of spiritual exchange and scholars ”. In 1938, the French writer-philosopher André Malraux made an almost similar suggestion […]

Buddhism

India calls on UN to oppose Hinduphobia and fanaticism targeting Sikhism and Buddhism

India called on the UN to take a direct stand against Hinduphobia and violent sectarianism targeting Sikhism and Buddhism. “This August body does not recognize the rise in hatred and violence against Buddhism, Hinduism and Sikhism,” Ashish Sharma, first secretary of the Indian mission of India, told the General Assembly on Wednesday. United Nations, during […]