The progress in
transportation and communication that has brought all the
peoples of the world into one global village has also
brought the cultures, traditions & religions of the world
into close contact. The first step toward appreciating other
cultures & traditions is to understand each on its own
terms. Each culture and tradition has its own moral &
spiritual depth. Each gives its own distinctive answers to
many of the fundamental questions which trouble human
With this very rationale to rethink and re-understand the
other cultures and traditions and to uphold a harmonious
existence on the earth the Centre for Religious studies,
Department of Philosophy, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam,
India in cooperation with the Council for Research in Values
and Philosophy (RVP) organizing an International Seminar on
“Being Human in Multicultural Traditions” during 29th –
2016, at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India.
Education for a changing world.
Ethics and International Development.
and Personal Identity.
cultural Identity: Reflections on Multicultural traditions.
dialogue and social cohesion.