Empowering Youth through Buddhist Education

Main Article Content

Arvind Kumar Singh

Abstract

This paper focus is on how we can empower youth through Buddhist education.
It looks at some of the environmental factors and external pressures that the youth of
today have succumbed too. It looks to proves that not only that the empowerment of youth is
possible through Buddhist education; it also proposes that thought the empowerment of the
youth, peace in society is a very tangible goal. The researcher has identified and given a brief
synopsis of numerous Buddhist Sutta that he believes are most suited to the empowerment
of today’s youth.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Article Details

How to Cite
Singh, A. K. (2018). Empowering Youth through Buddhist Education. The Journal of International Association of Buddhist Universities (JIABU), 11(3), 298–310. Retrieved from https://so06.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/Jiabu/article/view/219240
Section
Article
Author Biography

Arvind Kumar Singh, School of Buddhist Studies and Civilization Gautam Buddha University, INDIA

Head & Assistant Professor
School of Buddhist Studies and Civilization
Gautam Buddha University, INDIA
Email: arvindbantu@yahoo.co.in & arvinds@gbu.ac.in

References

Aranya & Swami Hariharananda., (2000), Yoga Philosophy of Patanjali with Bhasvati. Calcutta,
India: University of Calcutta.
Bronkhorst & Johannes (1993), The Two Traditions of Meditation in Ancient India,New Delhi
Motilal Banarsidass.
Davidson & Ronald.,(2002), Indian Esoteric Buddhism, Columbia University Press.
Gombrich, R.,(1988), Theravada Buddhism: A Social History from Ancient Benares to Modern
Colombo, Routledge and Kegan Paul.
Sylaja /OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development 08:08 (2015) 69.
Suraj Narainn Sharma, “Buddhist Social and Moral Education”, Parimal Publications, 1994,
P. 48.
Altekar, A. S., “Education in Ancient Indian”, p.77.
http://www.ssrn.com/link/OIDA-Intl-Journal-Sustainable-Dev.html
Ko Lay U, Guide to Tipitaka, Buddhanet e-book library, 1984.
K. Sri Dhammananda, The Dhammapada, The Penang Buddhist Association, Malaysia,
2007.