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Dialogue best solution to Ayodhya issue: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

IANS  |  Gandhinagar 

said here on Tuesday that a constructive dialogue between the opposing parties was the best solution to the vexed issue.

"I believe in dialogue," the spiritual guru told IANS on the sidelines of the first convocation ceremony of the on the outskirts of the capital.

Shankar, who has been mediating between the Muslim Personal Law Board and groups in the issue, reiterated his view that "the best solution to the issue can come only by dialogue".

The spiritual guru has been maintaining that the grieving parties should go in for an out-of-court settlement, which could work out to a win-win situation for Hindus and Muslims.

"We believe in dialogue and we hope the issue will be sorted out peacefully," he said.

Earlier, the Art of Living mentor exhorted students of the here to try and convert "stumbling blocks into stepping stones".

Just as the first class of the private university, set up in 2008, graduated, the spiritual guru advised the students: "Don't think your exams are over. Exams actually start after the university. This is just a preparation."

While 120 students were conferred degrees at the convocation, the conferred an honorary doctorate on Shankar, the chief guest. The institution was given a university status by a legislation by the government last year.

--IANS

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First Published: Tue, December 04 2018. 19:06 IST
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