The Complete Works of Sangharakshita Volume 10: Dr Ambedkar and the Revival of Buddhism II

This companion to volume 9 continues the story of Dr B.R. Ambedkar and his role in the revival of Buddhism in India.

It includes a celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of Dr Ambedkar’s conversion to Buddhism, a commentary on Dr Ambedkar’s article ‘Buddha and the Future of His Religion’, articles on the mass conversion in 1956, an account of Sangharakshita’s visit to Nagpur at the time of Dr Ambedkar’s death, and notes from some of the hundreds of talks Sangharakshita gave in India during the next few years, as well as later talks he gave both in India and in the West. There is also Sangharakshita’s commentary on the Udāna, along with a new translation from the Pāli by Dhivan Thomas Jones.