Vivekaratna (Ramdas Tukaram Meshram )



He has played a leading role in the development of Nagarjuna Institute from the very beginning. From 2002 until 2018, he was the Director of Nagarjuna Institute, and responsible for […]

Maitriveer Nagarjuna (Prof Santosh Raut)

Deputy Chairman- Nagarjuna Training Institute

A professor in the Philosophy Dept of English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, and with a Ph.D in Buddhist aesthetics,  he has a deep understanding of Dr. Ambedkar’s thought and […]

Maitreyanath A. Dhammakirtee


As a youth he worked for the Buddhist Society of India (founded by Dr. Ambedkar). In 1980 he came into contact with the Triratna Buddhist Community (TBC) in Pune.  Since […]

Manidhamma (Ravindra Bhaware )



With an M.A. in Dr Ambedkar Thought, and very well studied in Buddhism, Manidhamma has played a significant role in the development of Dhamma activities in Hyderabad, Yewatmal and Nagpur, […]

Maitreyaratna (Trinath Kanta)



A student at Nagarjuna Institute between 2006-07 (5th Batch), Maitreyaratna, is a school teacher in Orissa where he comes from. He is the chair of the Nagaloka Association, a trust […]

Vajrajaya (Archana Thosar)



Since studying at Nagarjuna Institute between 2002-3(1st Batch) she has been working at the Manuski Centre, Pune, firstly as a librarian and more recently a social worker (completing her M.Lib […]