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Neo Buddhists are far ahead of Hindu Dalits Dr. Shura Darapuri Dr. B.R.Ambedkar, on 31st May, 1936, in his address to a public meeting at Dadar (Bombay) on the subject of “why go for conversion?” said, “I should like to impress this thing on your minds very clearly that religion is for man and not […]

Dalits came from long corners of Maharastra Source:AP

π Confirmed reports say it was huge crowd of 150000 ( not 100,000 as reported yday) came here with a will to relinquish old social superstitions and enter moral life followed by Buddha, seen first time after 1956; no surprises, even Chief minister of Maharastra was taken aback. π 42 caste converted to Buddhism π 50,000 […]

Thousands of tribal and Dalit Hindus in India are to embrace the Buddhist faith at a huge gathering in Mumbai. The ceremony, which may be presided over by Tibet’s exiled leader, the Dalai Lama, is billed as the largest religious conversion in modern India. The converts hope to escape the rigid caste system in which […]

During the World Buddhist Leaders Council, Tibet’s “god-king” urges Indian Buddhist sects to remove any sign of social discrimination and join together to form a single denomination. The Dalai Lama has called on Indian Buddhist Dalits to “transcend the Hindu caste system” that exists in India and instead fight this vice. He lamented the “differences […]