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Advanced Pali Reading Course with Prof. Richard Gombrich

This summer, Prof. Gombrich will run another Advanced Pali reading course in Oxford in August.

The dates for this course are as follows: arrive Wednesday evening, 14th August, depart Friday morning 23rd August. There will be no class on Sunday 18th August.

This course will mainly consist of reading texts together in class. This year will include poetry and commentaries; some texts will be distributed in advance.

Only twelve pupils will be accepted on the course.   

PUBLICATION> Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies Vol. 16

The Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies (A Recognised Independent Centre of the University of Oxford) announces the publication of Volume 16 of its Journal.  Please find the Table of Contents below.  For further enquiries please go to www.jocbs.org, or email steven.egan@ocbs.org

 

Table of Contents - JOCBS (Vol 16)

Editorial  Richard Gombrich 8

The Buddha taught in Pali: A working hypothesis  Stefan Karpik 10

Author: 
Alicia Marie Turner, Guillaume Rozenberg, Benedicte Brac de La Perriere, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nicola Tannenbaum

Tannenbaum on Turner and Rozenberg and Brac de La Perriere, 'Champions of Buddhism: Weikza Cults in Contemporary Burma'

Alicia Marie Turner, Guillaume Rozenberg, Benedicte Brac de La Perriere, eds. Champions of Buddhism: Weikza Cults in Contemporary Burma. Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2014. xxvii + 261 pp. $38.00 (paper), ISBN 978-9971-69-780-8.

Reviewed by Nicola Tannenbaum (Lehigh University) Published on H-Buddhism (May, 2019) Commissioned by Thomas Borchert (University of Vermont)

Author: 
Paul T. Cohen, ed.
Reviewer: 
Felix Hessler

Hessler on Cohen, 'Charismatic Monks of Lanna Buddhism'

Paul T. Cohen, ed. Charismatic Monks of Lanna Buddhism. Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2017. 272 pp. $27.00 (paper), ISBN 978-87-7694-195-6.

Reviewed by Felix Hessler (Leibniz University Hannover / Mote Oo Education, Yangon) Published on H-Buddhism (May, 2019) Commissioned by Thomas Borchert (University of Vermont)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53644

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