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نویان (pnb); نویان (ur); Navajána (hu); નવયાન (gu); นวยาน (th); नवयान (hi); 나바야나 (ko); Navayana (en); नवयान (mr); 新乘 (zh); Nawayana (id) A modernist reinterpretation of Buddhism (en); भीमयान , भीमराव आंबेडकर के अनुयायियों के सम्प्रदाय (hi) Bhimyana, Ambedkar Buddhism (en); 신불교, 암베드카르 불교 (ko)
A modernist reinterpretation of Buddhism
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Navayāna (‘new vehicle’) or Neo Buddhism or Ambedkar Buddhism, refers to the idea that a Buddhist movement may represent a new yāna, i.e. major branch of Buddhism, in addition to the traditionally recognized branches of Theravada, Mahayana and Vajrayana. Bodhisattva Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar is the pioneer of Navayana Buddhism. More than 87% (7.3 million) population are the Navayana Buddhists in Indian Buddhists.


This category has the following 4 subcategories, out of 4 total.