Be Peaceful & Useful

May 19, 2011, 8:38 a.m.

The concept of “Dhammic Socialism” was introduced by Ajahn Buddhadasa. He defined Dhammic as being “Peaceful” and “Useful” and Socialism as serving our society selflessly. Anyone who can be at peace with the universe, and be useful is a true follower of the Dhamma. Dhamma is the universal truth, whi ...

Buddhism in India

May 12, 2011, 8:41 a.m.

from the Daily News Wesak Annual, 2011 “As the most creative social philosopher in our history, Buddha has symbolized an alternative of possibilities of organizing society, an alternative to the hierarchical and inegalitarian principles of Brahminism”. Wrote Prof. Uma Chakravarti, commenting on Kanc ...