The retreat was held in Nagaloka from 8th to 15th July 2018. This retreat actually conducted for only NTI Alumni those who have studied the course of Dhammasekhiya from Nagaloka. It was led by Dh. Lokamitra’s and there were almost 160 alumni participated. The purpose of the retreat was to deepen knowledge and share knowledge of Buddhism and Dr. Ambedkar Thoughts. On this occasion, Dh. Lokamitra gave several talks on Bodhisattva ideal of Babasaheb Ambedkar and how its influenced by people. In this retreat, alumni got an opportunity to share their experience and what the understanding of the Bodhisattva’s ideal of Babasaheb Ambedkar. it was very collaborative and everyone was benefiting from the group discussion. there were several points have discussed in order to;
- The importance of the Babasaheb Ambedkar’s Bodhisattva idea.
- The Babasaheb conversion to Buddhism.
- The Lord Buddha’s six and ten paramitas etc.