Sub-subject - Dr Kazuo Inamori (Japan): Founder of Kyocera and Buddhist monk. Syllabus:
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Sub-Subject Description: Kazuo Inamori (Japanese businessperson).
In the following sentence of Dr Inamori; we find a Buddhist influence:
“No need to be isolated from the world to find enlightenment, you should find in your work. The financial aspects of the work are very few when compared to the actual capacity that it has to increase the value of your soul.” Kazuo Inamori
One of the most extraordinary features of Dr Inamori is his strong belief in Buddhism and the application of Buddhist ethical principles in business management. Many of his views are based on Buddhist principles like Karma.
“As a devout of the teachings of Siddartha, the Buddha, I deem that we should remember the philosophical teachings and ethical values of the Buddha: to recognise when one has received enough.”
“As long as I live, I would like to continue to contribute to the material and spiritual happiness of humanity and society.” Dr Inamori
In 1984, Dr Kazuo Inamori founded the Inamori Foundation.
In 1997, Dr Inamori was ordained Zen Buddhist monk, with the name of Daiwa (the great harmony).