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LECTURE> Gathering to read the Triṃsikā-vijñapti-mātratā, by Koitsu Yokoyama

The eminent scholar of Yogâcāra, Koitsu Yokoyama, well give a series of lectures (in Japanese) on the Triṃsikā at the Jodo Shinshu Center in Berkeley (2140 Durant Ave), from March 26-30. For details, please call the Center at 510-809-1460, or email to cbe@bcahq.org.

The posters are here:  English  Japanese.




NEW PUBLICATION > Pacific World special section: Subjectivity in Shin Buddhism

    The first of two special sections for the 2017 issue of Pacific World: Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies has now been posted on the Pacific World site: http://www.shin-ibs.edu/publications/pacific-world/pacific-world-third-series-number-19-

CFP > International Conference “Monk Wears Prada? The Doctrinal and Moral Controversies in and about Buddhism” (21-22 April 2018)

Dear Colleagues,

The Centre for Comparative Studies of Civilisations of the Jagiellonian University has the honour to invite you for the 2nd edition of the International Conference “Monk Wears Prada? The Doctrinal and Moral Controversies in and about Buddhism”.

The conference will take place on 21-22 April 2018 in the Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology in Krakow (Marii Konopnickiej 26, 30-302 Kraków).

Re: VACANCY> Heidelberg Center for Transcultural Studies (HCTS) at Heidelberg University “Akademische/r Mitarbeiter/in” (= Assistant Professor / Maître de Conférence)

Dear colleagues,

I recently posted this job ad on H-Net.


It has come to my attention that there is an error in the heading. It currently reads:

Heidelberg Institute of Transcultural Studies, Chair in Buddhist Studies
Lecturer, Tibetan language (classical and colloquial)

This is misleading (the subheading was accidentally carried over from an ad for a different job). The header should read: