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CONFERENCE> "Foundations for Buddhist Chaplaincy" @ UCBerkeley, March 13-15


It is my pleasure to announce an upcoming confernce jointed hosted by the Institute of Buddhist Studies and the Center for Japanese Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, and generously supported by BDK America:

Foundations for Buddhist Chaplaincy: Dialogues and Developments in Japan and North America connecting Teachings and Effective Service

March 13    – 15, 2020   
Jodo Shinshu Center (IBS)
2140 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704

SEMINAR> "The History & Culture of the Tibetan Book," June 14–19, Rare Book School at Virginia

Rare Book School is very proud to offer H-140: The History & Culture of the Tibetan Book, taught by Benjamin J. Nourse (of the University of Denver) from 14–19 June in Charlottesville, VA! Dr. Nourse will be joined by guest lecturer Geshe Ngawang Sonam. Geshe Sonam was selected in 2008 through an examination conducted by the Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to become one of the translators for His Holiness the Dalai Lama.