In conjunction with the 20th Biennial INEB Conference in South Korea in October 2022, the International Network of Engaged Buddhists (INEB) held a public symposium on the theme “Roles of Spirituality & Faith in a Divided World.” Jointly organized with Jungto Society, the event was hosted at Jungto Center in Seoul on 29 October.

The symposium featured addresses by luminaries of socially engaged Buddhism, including the revered Korean Seon (Zen) master, engaged Buddhist, Head Dharma teacher, Venerable Pomnyun Sunim, the founder of Jungto Society and Honorary Adviser to INEB; a keynote speech from Ambassador Harsha Navaratne, High Commissioner for Sri Lanka in Canada and chairperson of INEB’s Executive Committee; and the prominent socially engaged Buddhist activist and social critic Sulak Sivaraksa, cofounder of INEB and chairperson of INEB’s Advisory Committee.

Video courtsey of Buddhist Door Global.

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