Tuesday, May 21
MIMC Leh, AUAA host Symposium on World Peace, Relevance of Buddhism

MIMC Leh, AUAA host Symposium on World Peace, Relevance of Buddhism

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Leh: Mahabodhi International Meditation Centre, in collaboration with the Allahabad University Alumni Association, Ladakh University, and CIBS Leh, hosted a Symposium on World Peace and the Relevance of Buddhism at the Cultural Hall.

The event aimed to explore the profound teachings of Buddhism and their significance in promoting global peace. Distinguished guests included Dr. Jigmet Deachen, Dean Student Welfare of Ladakh University; Sonam Angchuk, Retired Associate Professor from CIBS Leh; and Dr. IB Jha from AAO, CIBS, who graced the occasion as Guest of Honours.

The Chief Guest of the event was Venerable Bhikkhu Sanghasena, during his speech he talked about the importance of the Dhamma in the present world where no nation is spared from war and violence.

Participants engaged in thought-provoking discussions, emphasizing the timeless relevance of Buddhist principles in fostering harmony and understanding among nations and cultures.

Students of Ladakh University presented a cultural performance, and Miss Jigmet Spaldon sang a Dhamma song. Renowned actor and singer Shri Phunchok Ladakhi, an esteemed Guest of Honour, also presented a Dhamma song in honour of the event.

The Symposium highlighted the timeless relevance of Buddhist principles in promoting global harmony and understanding.

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