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Symposium in Berkeley on Narrative


I am pleased to announce an upcoming, one-day symposium at the Institute of Buddhist Studies, graciously supported by the Numata Foundation.

"Narrative in Buddhist Texts, Practice and Transmission"
April 18, 2014 (Friday)
9:00 am – 5:30 pm
2140 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, California 94704

This symposium will explore the significance of narrative in Buddhism from a variety of perspectives, in particular the narrative core of its texts, structures of engagement of the Buddhist path, and new forms arising within a range of cultural contexts.

SUMMER PROGRAM> 2014 Fo Guang Buddhist Monastic Retreat (June 26 - July 24)

Dear Colleagues, 

We would like to give a reminder that applications for the upcoming summer program, the 2014 Fo Guang Buddhist Monastic Retreat, close on April 15th.  Thank you to all those at H-Buddhism who have earlier passed on this information.  Details of the 2014 FGBMR as follows:  

2014 Fo Guang
Buddhist Monastic Retreat 

Where:  Fo Guang Shan Monastery, Taiwan 

Conference at Berkeley on Buddhism, Mind, and Cognitive Science


I would like to announce the following upcoming conference, which is open to the public.

Friday–Saturday, April 25–26, 2014
Buddhism, Mind, and Cognitive Science
Toll Room, Alumni House, University of California, Berkeley

This conference is made possible by a grant from The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation.