- This event has passed.
Dr Ambedkar Festival Day
Saturday October 14, 2017, 12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
At this festival day we commemorate the return of Buddhism to India when Dr Ambedkar and his Dalit followers chose Buddhism as the path of freedom from the caste system over 60 years ago. His legacy continues to inspire generations of oppressed people to take effective action to find their way to freedom from discrimination and disadvantage. Come and find out more about Dr Ambedkar and the connection between his followers with the Triratna Buddhist Community.Starting at 12pm with a shared vegetarian lunch until 1pm. Bring some food to share. From 1pm to 2.45pm a presentation on Dr Ambedkar and work of his followers today, followed by a puja honouring Dr Ambedkar. Dana Event – By Donation – Give what you can.