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JOB> Visiting Assistant Professor, Rutgers University

Rutgers University - New Brunswick, Religion
Visiting Assistant Professor, Buddhist Studies
 
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=48770
 
The Department of Religion at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey,
New Brunswick, invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track
position in Buddhist Studies during the 2014-2015 academic year. The

QUERY> Pali Bhikkhuni vibhanga (Goodell)

I am asking this question on behalf of a colleague:

Are there any other modern English translations of the Pali Bhikkhuni vibhanga since Horner's work?

I am aware of Thanissaro's work (http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/vin/sv/bhikkhuni-pati.html), which relies on Mohan Wijayaratna, Buddhist Nuns: The Birth and Development of a Woman's Monastic Order (Sri Lanka, 2010). Is there anything else?

 

Eric Goodell, PhD

Translation Committee

SYMPOSIUM> Discussing Dāna: Princeton Symposium on Buddhist Charity, May 3, 2014

Discussing Dāna: A One-Day Symposium on Buddhist Charity

Saturday, May 3, 2014, 9 am to 6 pm

Lewis Library 138, Princeton University

Free and Open to the Public. Registration Required:

http://csr.princeton.edu/buddhistcharity

 Panelists and Discussants:

NEW BOOK> Garbhāvakrāntisūtra: The Sūtra on Entry into the Womb, by Robert Kritzer

The International Institute for Buddhist Studies (Tokyo) is pleased to announce the publication of the following title:

Robert Kritzer, Garbhāvakrāntisūtra: The Sūtra on Entry into the Womb. Studia Philologica Buddhica, Monograph Series XXXI. Tokyo: The International Institute for Buddhist Studies, 2014 (438 pages)

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