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Encounter invites you to connect intellectually, emotionally and intuitively across a broad spectrum of topics. The program regularly reflects on the religious experience of multicultural Australia, giving access to voices and experiences that are not often heard in the mainstream media.


India Insight: Medicine, Profit and Dharma

September 21st, 2013

Episode 4 of 69 episodes

This week Encounter checks out the state of medical ethics in India and the resources Hinduism has to offer for thinking through some of India’s contemporary medical ethics issues. From the Indian Journal of Medical Ethics to a remote rural hospital run by followers of Swami Vivekananda, a picture emerges of many challenges, some of which have an Australian connection.

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