Interreligious Education: A Practical Approach to Conflicts and Integration
Swami Vivekananda, an Indian thinker and a Hindu sage said: Education is ‘man-moulding’. It is ‘shaping’ the ‘whole’ person, an “all-round development of the body, mind and soul of the individual.” The educational schema includes under the broad heads of physical culture, aesthetics, classics, language, religion, science and technology.” . The purpose is to learn, to understand, and to live in a particular context (including facing challenges) transforming the society by sharing one’s learning and skills, and be (and help others to be) the ‘changeagents’.
Published in: Canada International Conference on Education, 2018
- Date of Conference: 25-28 June, 2018
- DOI: 10.2053/CICE.2018.0025
- Electronic ISBN: 978-1-908320-90-2
- Conference Location: University of Toronto Mississauga, Canada