In terms of number of adherents, Buddhism is world’s fourth largest religion. While estimates vary between 200-500 million adherents, the generally agreed number of Buddhists is estimated at around 350 millions. It comes to 6% of the world’s population.
What is the timeless truth of the Buddha? Its great rulers and its spread in various countries? How its pragmatic philosophy has influenced worldview? Precious material to answer these and similar questions of global importance, have been selected for our readers.