Speeches (Text)

Buddha’s Message of Compassion and its centrality to the success of Development Democracy

September 7, 2019

(Text of the Address by Dr Vinay Sahasrabuddhe at SAMVAAD –III - Global Hindu-Buddhist Initiative on Conflict Avoidance and Environment Consciousness Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia)


Excellency Minister for Environment and Tourism of the Govt of Mong

The menace of gaming addiction

July 3, 2019

(Text of the zero hour mention by Dr. Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, MP, Rajya Sabha in the House on Tuesday, July 3, 2019)

Sir , this Special Mention is about the dangerous situation arising out of increasing addiction of online gaming amongst the children.

Sir, with online gaming being extremely fascinating, highly interact

2nd International Conference on Yoga organised by ICCR at London, UK

June 21, 2019

Text of speech delivered by Dr. Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, President, ICCR at the Inaugural Session of the 2nd International Conference on Yoga organised by ICCR at London, UK.

Ladies and gentlemen,

Let me first of all extend a very warm welcome to all of you on behalf of the entire ICCR community here in London fo

India, China need ‘deeper understanding’ of each other

August 16, 2018

Vinay Sahasrabuddhe delivers a speech at the inauguration ceremony of the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre at the Embassy of India in Beijing, August 14, 2018. /Photo via Embassy of India, Beijing

India is looking to boost its cultural engagements with China with an aim of encouraging a “deeper understanding of each other”