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Indian philosophy can guide the world

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Source: IE

Tenet Explanation Example
Spiritual Democracy Rejects monopolistic approach to ways of worship and India was never a theocratic state India’s Constitution guarantees freedom of religion to all citizens
Unity in Diversity It has enabled India to accommodate and celebrate diversity. India’s multi-ethnic, multi-lingual, and multi-religious society
Confluence with Nature Gratitude towards nature, not conquest India’s traditional practice of saluting nature at the start of every day. India promotes sustainability
Antyodaya Puts the last man first, considers the most deprived for distribution of the fruits of development India’s policies and schemes for the welfare of marginalized and vulnerable communities
Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam Imagines the entire world as one family, values mutual sharing and collectivism India’s aid and assistance to countries during the COVID-19 pandemic, including vaccine diplomacy


Usage: You can use these tenets to show how Indian philosophy can promote a more harmonious, inclusive, and sustainable society, especially in these troubled times.