Find solutions to world issues through teachings of Buddhism; Says UN Secretary General.

Friday, 24 May 2013 - 8:58

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UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon issuing a Vesak Day message said Veask  is a celebration for Buddhists worldwide and an opportunity for all members of the international community to benefit from their rich traditions.

This year’s observance, falling at a time of widespread strife and misery, is an occasion to examine how Buddhist teachings can inform our response to prevailing challenges.

Secretary General said confronting the troubling problems facing the world is consonant with Buddhism. 



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