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CONFERENCE> Conference on Dunhuang Manuscripts, Princeton University, September 2014

Prospects for the Study of Dunhuang Manuscripts: The Next 20 Years

Conference at Princeton University September 6-8, 2014

Research papers will be presented in all fields of Dunhuang manuscript studies, reflecting on promising avenues of research. 32 papers will be presented during 9 panels (schedule will be posted in July). Presenters will be senior scholars involved in the International Liaison Committee for Dunhuang Studies from greater China, Japan, Europe, and the US, joined by several younger scholars from the US.

JOURNAL> International Journal of Tantric Studies (IJTS) 10/1 (Garzilli)

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

I am happy to announce that we have just published the International
Journal of Tantric Studies (IJTS) vol. 10, n. 1:

In this issue
Editorial Note: The IJTS in Print and Kindle

(1) "India Elections 2014: The End of 'Caste and Politics' " by
Alessandro Cisilin

SYMPOSIUM> On "Outstanding Translations" 59th ICES, Tokyo, 5/24

Tokyo, May 24th:

The Translation of Buddhist Texts: On “Outstanding” Translations (仏典翻訳論考「すぐれた翻訳」をめぐって)

Chairperson: SAITŌ Akira 斎藤明, Professor at the University of Tokyo

10:30-10:40 Introductory Remarks by SAITŌ Akira

A webcast of the conference "Buddhism, Mind, and Cognitive Science."

A webcast (in five parts) of the conference "Buddhism, Mind, and Cognitive Science," held at the University of California, Berkeley on April 25-26, 2014, is now available. A description of the conference and a link to the webcast can be found at:


A direct link to the webcasts on Youtube can be found at: