DHARMA Sanskriti Sangam organised a Buddhist Sammelan in Agra on January 31. Apart from various Buddhist leaders Shri Bhante Gyan Jagat Maharaj and the RSS National Executive Member Shri Indresh Kumar were also present on the occasion. It was for the first time that apart from Buddhists, followers of Kabir, Raidasi, Valmiki and Ramdasi also participated in the Sammelan. Speaking on the occasion Shri Indresh Kumar explained how Mahatma Buddha spread the message of harmony and non-violence. Commenting on Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati he said today it is time to build ‘man’ rather than building ‘idols’.
Shri Bhante Gyan Jagat Maharaj said the principle of panchsheel propagated by Mahatma Buddha can restore peace in the world. Bhikshuni Purnima who came from Nagpur said by following the path shown by Mahatma Buddha, Dr Ambedkar ensured equal opportunities to the countrymen in the Constitution. (FOC)