Panaji: Tibet’s spiritual teacher, Dalai Lama, said that Mahatma Gandhi wanted Mohammed Ali Jinnah to sit in the country’s top post, but Jawaharlal Nehru adopted ‘self-centered attitude’ to become the first Prime Minister. Dalai claimed that if Mahatma Gandhi’s wish to make Jinnah the first Prime Minister was implemented, then India is not divided.
Democratic system is better – Dalai Lama
Addressing a program in Goa, the Dalai Lama said, “I believe that the democratic system is very good rather than the feudal system. Some people have the power to make decisions in the feudal system, which is very dangerous. ”
Pandit Nehru did not accept Gandhi’s wish!
He said, “Look at India now. I think Mahatma Gandhi was very interested in giving Jinnah the post of Prime Minister. But Pandit Nehru did not accept it. “He said,” I think it was Pandit Nehru’s self-centered attitude to see himself as the Prime Minister. If Mahatma Gandhi’s thinking had been accepted then India and Pakistan would have been one. ”
Nehru-Dalai Lama used to make mistakes at times
He said, “I know Pandit Nehru very well, he was a very experienced and intelligent person, but sometimes mistakes are done.” On the question of facing the biggest fear in life, the spiritual teacher on that day Remembered when he was expelled from Tibet with his supporters.
Tibet, Chinese emphasis on the problem
He remembered how the problem between Tibet and China was getting worse. The attitude of China’s officials was becoming more aggressive day by day. He remembered that despite all his efforts to calm the situation, on the night of 17 March 1959 he decided that he would not be here and he came out.
Shankaracharya Swarupananda Saraswati raised the question, “The respect which is to the Dalai Lama is not to Shankaracharya”
Worried over the “organization named Dalai Lama”
The Dalai Lama said that “the institution of the Dalai Lama” is no longer politically relevant and that the decision of Tibetans is to be done whether this old tradition should continue, or not. Tibetan spiritual gurus said that the Chinese government is more concerned about the political causes of this institution compared to them.
Significantly, the people of Tibet gave the title of the Dalai Lama to the spiritual guru. This title is given to those people who are considered to be one of the most important Buddhist monks of the Gelug School. This school is the newest school of Tibetan Buddhist voters. The 14th Dalai Lama, while addressing a program in the Goa Institute of Management, said, “In 1969, I had formally made a statement that deciding whether or not the Dalai Lama should continue this organization depends on the people of Tibet is.”
Did in 1959 flee to India
Significantly, in 1959, the Dalai Lama had migrated to India. Dalai said, “In 2011, he was completely free from political responsibility. Now the elected political leadership is carrying out full responsibility, I would not be involved in his decisions. “The spiritual guru who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989 said,” Now, the organization called Dalai Lama is not politically relevant. . ”
Meeting for the Dalai Lama in November
Regarding the future Dalai Lama, he said that all leaders of different Buddhist traditions meet in Tibet in November. They said, “We are meeting again this November. In the earlier meetings, those people had decided that when I am about 90 years old then the group of leaders will decide about the future of the Dalai Lama.