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ACHARYA LOKESH INAUGURATED PARLIAMENT OF WORLD'S RELIGIONS AT SALT LAKE CITY , USA

 



Acharya Dr. Lokesh Muni eminent Jainacharya and founder of Ahimsa Vishwa Bharti speaking at the inaugural session Parliament of World’s Religions organised at Salt Lake City of United States of America said that Ahimsa or Nonviolence is the need of present world when humanity is facing the problems of war, violence and terrorism. As preached by Bhagwan Mahavir, we have to practice nonviolence in our everyday life.He said that we all respect our own philosophies and believes but we should give equal importance and respect to what others believe in. Acharya Lokesh quoting Jain Philosophy said that war and hatred of humanity. Practicing non violence can make this world a peaceful and better place o live in. Many other religious leaders also addressed the inauguration session.

Achrya Lokesh with many other religious leaders inaugurated the Exhibition of Mahatma Gandhi, Jain Temple and Langar at the Parliament of World’s Religions venue before addressing the inaugural session. He also had discussion with Parliament of World Religions Chairperson Malik Mujahid about establishment of Peace, Nonviolence and Harmony in the world.

It is noteworthy that representatives from around 80 countries participated in Parliament of World’s Religions organisedfrom 15 to 19 October at Salt Lake City Utah in USA. Parliament of World Religions is organised in USA after every four years, Swami Vivekanand ji and Shri Virchand Raghav ji Gandhi made Indian Cultural values and philosophy proud by addressing the first Parliament of World Religion organised in 1893.