LECTURE> Oslo Buddhist Studies Forum; Professor Victor H. Mair: "Popular Buddhist Literature during the Medieval Period in China"

We are very pleased to announce this fall's second lecture in the Oslo Buddhist Studies Forum:

Popular Buddhist Literature during the Medieval Period in China

by Professor Victor H. Mair (University of Pennsylvania)

September 16, 16:15-18:00

Seminarrom 2, P.A. Munchs hus, University of Oslo


SYMPOSIUM> The Symposium on the Tibetan Book

We are pleased to announce the Symposium on the Tibetan Book will be held at the University of Virginia Thursday, November 6th, 2014 through Saturday, November 8th, 2014. The event will feature a keynote by Leonard van der Kuijp, several papers presented by contemporary scholars in the burgeoning field of Tibetan bibliography and paper analysis, and a workshop on Tibetan papermaking given by James Canary. 

BOOK REVIEW> Kelly Meister on Pattana Kitiarsa: "Mediums, Monks and Amulets: Thai Popular Buddhism Today"

Pattana Kitiarsa. Mediums, Monks, and Amulets: Thai Popular Buddhism Today. Chiang Mai: Silkworm Books, 2012. xxi + 170 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-616215049-4.

Reviewed by Kelly Meister (University of Chicago)
Published on H-Buddhism (September, 2014)
Commissioned by Thomas Borchert

JOURNAL> Pacific World, Fall 2013, No. 15

The latest volume of Pacific World is available here:


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Pacific World Journal

Third Series Number 15
Fall 2013

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BOOK REVISION> Errata for the first edition 2000: The Fundamental Teachings of Early Buddhism

Dear Colleagues,

The following are 'errata' for the book, The Fundamental Teachings of Early Buddhism, which I first published in 2000 by Harrassowitz Verlag. The errata may be useful for those who have the book and are interested in the field of studies in Early Buddhism. 


With Kind regards, 


Lecturer in Studies in Religion, School of Humanities, University of New England, Australia.



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