Mr. Naushad Solanki (President) & Mr. Tushar Sripal (Secretary) had
participated in the 7th International Monastic Seminar at Fo Guang
Shan, Taiwan. Monastics from many of the countries have participated
and discussed most of the matters related to the Buddhist World. There
were very few lay people were given opportunity of participation and Mr.
Naushad Solanki & Mr. Tushar Sripal were among those lay people who
had participated in the International Monastic Seminar. It was really a
basic training for lay people to feel and learn Monastic life and disciples.
10th General Conference was followed after the IMS at Fo Guang Shan.
Participants from every corner of the world had participated in the
A meeting was arranged at Junagadh for sharing the Taiwan experience
. It was also the First meeting of Saurashtra
Central Gujarat Chapter. Many dignities o f Junagadh city had attended this meeting. Mr. Naushad Solanki and Tushar
Sripal gave information and share their experience regarding International Monastic Seminar & 10th
General Conference. Mr. Naushad Solanki had delivered his speech on "Four Aspects of Life". Physical
needs, emotional needs, enrichment in culture and then spiritual need which we can be satisfied by way
of meditation. He also said that in Buddhism, faith is not about merely knowing the doctrines or about
blind belief; faith is about putting theory into practice. Having faith is to walk your talk. It is to walk the
path of compassion and wisdom.
Tushar Sripal had informed the members about the BLIA Motto and
its goal. He motivated members to practice Humanistic Buddhism. Mr.
Nilesh Kathad, Mr. Vanrajbhai Chakravarti, Manjibhai Koba
and many more dignities were remain present in the meeting
which can be seen from some of the pictures.
Report on 7th International Monastic Seminar & 10th General Conference (Taiwan)