International Buddhist conference held at Rajgir, Bihar

International Buddhist conference held at Rajgir, BiharThree day International Buddhist conference was held at Nava Nalanda Mahavihara, Rajgir in Nalanda district of Bihar. The three days “International Buddhist Conference” organized by Ministry of Culture and Nava Nalanda Mahaviahra,Deemed University was inaugurated by His Holiness The Dalai Lama and Dr.Mahesh Sharma, Minister of Culture and Tourism on 17th March 2017 at Rajgir International Buddhist Conference, Bihar. Shri N.K. Sinha,Secretary M/o Culture and Shri M.L. Shrivastava, Vice-Chancellor, Nava Nalanda Mahaviahra Deemed University were present on the occasion.It was followed by the chanting of Mangala Path(Holy Sutra) by the Monks.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama in his inaugural address said that all religious traditions should sit in harmony to know the truth which is always unchanged. That will help the country as well as the World in attaining peace through love and compassion which form the core of Buddhism. He said that we should not only read about the Buddha and his teachings but we should also experience and experiment it in our lives. He said that like violence,compassion is the basic makeup of human being. He emphasized on the refinement of our emotions. The negative emotions that generate within us keep us plagued and diseased. Therefore,we must purify our mind especially through Vipasssana Meditation which is of explanatory kind. He lauded India’s rich religious and philosophical traditions. He reminded us of the Heart Sutra that Buddha had delivered at Rajgir.
Dr. Mahesh Sharma in his speech said that he was overjoyed to come to Nalanda, the holy land of wisdom. He said that the most of the holy places related to Buddha’s like are there either in U.P or Bihar. He welcomed the delegates coming from all parts of the world and hoped the conference will prove seminal in the sense that it will pass on to posterity some message.

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