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Symposium in Paris to mark Sambuddhatva Jayanthi

May 19, 2011 6:31:15 AM - news.lk
Bringing together eminent academics and personalities from the fields of philosophy, education and diplomacy, action has been finalized to hold a Symposium chaired by the Director General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, and co-chaired by Indian Parliamentarian and scholar, Dr. Karan Singh on 20th May 2011 in Paris.  This International Scholarly symposium on “the Contributions of the Buddha’s Teachings to Universality, Humanism and Peace” is being organized by The Permanent Delegation of Sri Lanka to UNESCO and the Asia Pacific Group of Member States in association with the Director General and Secretariat of UNESCO.