We are saddened to announce the death of Rev. Dr. Taitetsu Unno, a colleague to many in the world of Buddhist studies, and to many of us a friend as well. The family has requested privacy at this time, and we ask that you respect their wishes.
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European Network for Buddhist-Christian Studies (ENBCS)
11th Conference: Buddhist-Christian Relations in Asia
25 – 29 June, 2015
To be held at the Archabbey of St Ottilien, near Munich, Germany
DOCTORAL POSITION IN INDOLOGY / BUDDHIST STUDIES
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Division: Faculty for the Study of Culture
Start date: 1 March 2015
Application deadline: 15 January 2015
Salary: TV‐L / 75%
Term of employment: Two years, with the possibility of renewal for one additional year.
This is a part‐time position (30 hours per week).
I would like to share the very informative reply of Professor Jonathan Silk to my query. Many thanks to him for this.
For a recent bibliography (still partial, however, not only omitting all Japanese sources, but also some relevant Western materials), see Harry Falk, Aśokan Sites and Artefacts-A Source-book with Bibliography. Monographien zur indischen Archäologie, Kunst und Philologie 18 (Mainz: Philipp von Zabern, 2006): 106-108.