Mysuru, May 9:- “Buddhism provides the needs of the society and it is the only religion that widely speaks of universal peace and keeps updating with time,” said BJP state vice president, V Srinivas Prasad.
He was speaking at the Buddha jayanti organised at Mahabodhi Student Home, Saraswatipuram, by Mahabodhi Mitra Mandali on Tuesday.
“All the countries in the world are accepting Buddhism and applying the all-time thoughts of Buddha and are on the path of development. Buddhism involves scientific, philosophical and social thoughts,” he added.
Bhanthe Bodhi Datta of Prasthavata Nalandha Buddha University of Chamarajanagar, A Tyagarajamurthy and others were present. (MR/BM).