As the Buddhism is highlighted in the book it moved towards the psychology of Buddhism. The main factors of concern for Western Interests in Buddhism are because Buddhism is considered as the path which can lead to wisdom and serenity. Recently the Western interest increased in Buddhism considering it as a system of psychology. The discussion over Buddhism and Western though between father and son moved towards the spiritual emptiness that was existed in the modern world that was undertaken through extended mediation. For this Revel argued that the Western philosophy lost its traditional concern for the nature of good life due to the emergence of scientific revolution in the 17th century. The philosophy of West since then has moved towards epistemology. In a situation when religion was overruled and shaken by science a situation of moral void was experienced by the people of West which was not completely fulfilled by science. For this Richard has his own views of defending Buddhism and he told his father that the main motive of Buddhism was to make an individual feel inner peace through its cultivation in an individual. He concluded that the Western Civilization with its all materialistic successes was ineffective if the meaning of human life was lost.