Date: Saturday, 17 March 2018Time: 17:30-19:000
Venue: SOAS, Brunei Gallery Room: B202
During the same day,"Reading of a Passage on tathatālambanapratyaya-bīja from the Viniścayasaṃgrahaṇī of the Yogācārabhūmi" morning, a reading seminar* will also be led by Prof. Yamabe:
Venue: SOAS, Russell Square College Buildings Room: MB116
*Both events are free and open to all, however, registration is required for the seminar, and participants should be familiar with either Chinese, Tibetan or Sanskrit. To register for the seminar please email: email@example.com
Yael Shiri (SOAS, University of London)
About the speaker:
M.A. in Indian Philosophy from Osaka University in 1987, Ph.D. in Religious Studies from Yale University in 1999. Currently Professor of Asian Philosophy at Waseda University.
Professor Yamabe specializes in Indian Buddhism, with a particular interest in the Yogācāra and Buddhist meditation texts. He is the author of numerous works in both English and Japanese.
Among his most recent publications:
Yamabe, Nobuyoshi. 2017. "Once Again on “Dhātu-vāda”." Critical Review for Buddhist Studies 21:9-43.
Yamabe, Nobuyoshi. 2017. "On Bījāśraya: Successive Causality and Simultaneous Causality." In Śrāvakabhūmi and Buddhist Manuscripts, edited by Seongcheol Kim and Jundo Nagashima, 9-25. Tokyo: Nombre.