UGC writes to institutes for Buddhism course
BHOPAL [Maha Media]: University Grants Commission (UGC) wrote to higher educational institutes for comprehensive database on all Buddhism related courses. The commission said Government of India has been working on the revival of India as a global center of Buddhist culture and tourism through various initiatives.
UGC said, commencement of courses related to Buddhism and courses supplementing Tourism Studies’ promotion of Pali language etc are some such initiatives. The Ministry of Education’ Government of lndia is preparing a comprehensive database on all Buddhism related courses’ Buddhist scholars, Pali scholars, alumni and annual conference, seminars, conclaves on Buddhism organised by the universities.