The Takshashila Institution and the Bangalore International Centre co-hosted a talk by Prof Bibek Debroy on “The notion of Dharma in the context of duty, conduct and policy”.
Prof Debroy spoke about dharma, outside the ambit of religion, in the Mahabharata. He also discussed the translations of the Mahabharata and focussed on the different notions of dharma – duty, policy, good conduct. The talk was held on Saturday, 15 February and was attended by a large audience that included students and alumni of Takshashila’s Graduate Certificate in Public Policy, members of BIC, and interested individuals from across Bangalore. The session was chaired by Takshashila’s co-founder, Dr Anantha Nageswaran.