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EXHIBIT> "The Newar Craftsmen of Kathmandu Valley: Objects of Devotion from Nepal" at Holy Cross College, Worcester, Massachusetts

The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery at the College of the Holy Cross Exhibition, November 1-December 15:

“The Newar Craftsmen of Kathmandu Valley: Objects of Devotion from Nepal”

NEW BOOK> Berthe Jansen, The Monastery Rules: Buddhist Monastic Organization in Pre-Modern Tibet

Berthe Jansen, The Monastery Rules: Buddhist Monastic Organization in Pre-Modern Tibet

I'm pleased to announce that my book, The Monastery Rules: Buddhist Monastic Organization in Pre-Modern Tibet, published by the University of California Press, is now for sale. Here is a description:

JOBS> H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Buddhism: 22 October - 29 October

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
22 October 2018 to 29 October 2018.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Buddhism.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



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WORKSHOP> Tibetan Monastery Collections and Museums: Traditional Practices and Contemporary Issues, International Workshop, 8–10 November 2018, SOAS University of London

Dear all concerned,

We are glad to send you the programme of the workshop:

"Tibetan Monastery Collections and Museums: Traditional Practices and Contemporary Issues",
to be held at SOAS University of London, 8th-10th November 2018.

We look forward to your participation 
and we kindly ask you to spread the announcement.

Best wishes,

Chiara Bellini

NEW BOOKS> Mahayanasutralamkara, 19th Century Thai Buddhism, and More

Dear Friends,

We have several new releases relevant to this list.  All the links below will let you browse the table of contents and some of the material.  

The first is a translation by the Padmakara Translation Group entitled A Feast of the Nectar of the Supreme Vehicle: An Explanation of the Ornament of the Mahayana Sutras.  

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