Buddhist Ideals of Government

Author: Gunaseele Vitanage
No of Pages: 23
Year of Publication: 2011
File Size: 520 KB
Permission: Available through the generosity of the Buddhist Publication Society.
Blurb: Buddhism emphasises spiritual values. It does not, however, neglect worldly life. Buddhist Scriptures have norms of conduct for rulers and subjects. They contain references to various forms of government, and, significantly, Buddha’s words expressing his preference of democratic form of government.