ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Contextualising Ambedkarian Conversion

Ambedkar had declared that he would make India a Buddhist nation. This reflected his deep concern for making India a society and a nation where the principles of justice, reason and concern for the other would be the guiding principles for organising social life. In Ambedkarian conception Buddha's concern was for creating a righteous moral, social order. Such an understanding of Buddha's teachings is assuming increasing relevance today.

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