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Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

Founding Father, Modern India (M.A., Ph.D., M.Sc., D.Sc., Barrister-at-Law, L.L.D., D.Litt)


Dhamma Diksha Ceremony Images

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On October 14, 1956 at Nagpur he embraced Buddhism. He led a huge gathering in a ceremony converting over half a million people to Buddhism. Presently the place is known as "Deekshabhoomi". He knew that Buddhism was a true part of Indian history and that to revive it was to continue India’s best tradition. ‘Untouchability’ is a product only of Hinduism.






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