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I’m a student in the MPhil Sanskrit program at the University of Oslo, and I’m looking for a text to take as the focus for my thesis. I’ve been investigating the Karuṇāpuṇḍarīkasūtra, and I’m considering doing a translation and study of the fourth chapter, based on Isshi Yamada’s critical edition of the Sanskrit text published in 1968.
Call For Contributions
The Mountain of Five Plateaus: Multidisciplinary and Transborder/Cultural Approaches to the Study of Mount Wutai
We are seeking academic contributions for an edited volume provisionally titled The Mountain of Five Plateaus: Multidisciplinary and Transborder/Cultural Approaches to the Study of Mount Wutai. The volume will be built in part around papers presented at a panel put together for the most recent congress of International Association of Buddhist Studies in Vienna, Austria:
Yogācāra Studies Group
Theme: Panel Discussion of the Saṃdhinirmocana-sūtra, Chapters Seven, Eight, and Nine
C. John Powers, Australian National University, Presiding
Monday - 1:00 PM-3:30 PM