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NEW JOURNAL ISSUE> Indian International Journal of Buddhist Studies 19 (2018)

Dear Colleagues:

We are pleased to announce the recent publication of issue 19 (2018) of the Indian International Journal of Buddhist Studies.

This is the last issue co-edited by Professor Roger R. Jackson. The current co-editors of the Journal would like to take this opportunity to thank Professor Jackson for his exemplary service to the field over the course of many years.

JOBS> H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Buddhism: 10 December - 17 December 2018


The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 10 December 2018 to 17 December 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.

Bibliotheca Buddhica now online

Dear friends and colleagues,

Dr. Alexander Zorin of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, has asked me to share with you the good news that the Institute has now made the entire Bibliotheca Buddhica freely available online in pdf format. The Russian site may be found here:


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Re: QUERY> Bardo in Taiwan?

Dear Carl,

If the term being used is "bardo" or a Chinese phonetic version thereof, the source is quite definitely Tibetan. Tibetan Buddhism has grown astronomically in Taiwan in the past few decades, but the phenomenon has not been much studied. A recent collection that begins to rectify this may be found here: https://publications.efeo.fr/en/livres/913_the-hybridity-of-buddhism