NEW BOOK> The Buddha's Wizards: Magic, Protection, and Healing in Burmese Buddhism, by Thomas Nathan Patton

The Buddha's Wizards: Magic, Protection, and Healing in Burmese Buddhism, by Thomas Nathan Patton


Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231187602
224 Pages
Hardcover List Price: $60.00£47.00
Pub Date: October 2018

https://cup.columbia.edu/book/the-buddhas-wizards/9780231187602

NEW BOOK> An Intelligent Life: Buddhist Pyschology of Self-Transformation, by Koitsu Yokoyama

[Actually, this book is already a couple of years old, but I only found out about it recently -- Chuck]

An Intelligent Life: Buddhist Psychology of Self-Transformation, by Koitsu Yokoyama

A systematic approach to making intelligent use of our lives: forget the self, live more fully for others, and find happiness deep within.

Wisdom Publications
Paperback
144 pages
$16.95
ISBN 9781614291961
https://www.wisdompubs.org/book/intelligent-life

NEW BOOK> Buddhist Pilgrim-Monks as Agents of Cultural and Artistic Transmission: The International Buddhist Art Style in East Asia, ca. 645-770, by Dorothy Wong

Buddhist Pilgrim-Monks as Agents of Cultural and Artistic Transmission: The International Buddhist Art Style in East Asia, ca. 645-770
$72.00 SGD

by Dorothy C. Wong

POSITION> PostDoc in Buddhist Studies, Leiden University

The Leiden Institute for Area Studies is looking for a postdoctoral researcher in Buddhist Studies, who will be expected to carry out research on Buddhist scriptures. This is part of the ERC-funded project, “The Composition of Buddhist Scriptures: Open Philology” headed by Prof. dr. Jonathan A. Silk. For details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=56925

 

 

POSITION> PhD candidate in Buddhist Studies, Leiden University

Faculty of Humanities, Leiden Institute for Area Studies is looking for a PhD candidate in Buddhist Studies. The successful candidate will carry out research on Buddhist scriptures. This is part of the ERC-funded project, “The Composition of Buddhist Scriptures: Open Philology” headed by Prof. dr. Jonathan A. Silk.

See https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=56926 for details.

 

 

NEW BOOK> Setting Out on the Great Way: Essays on Early Mahāyāna Buddhism, Paul Harrison, ed.

Setting Out on the Great Way: Essays on Early Mahāyāna Buddhism
Edited by Paul Harrison
Stanford University

Equinox Press
https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/early-mahayana/
ISBN-13 (Hardback) 9781781790960
Price (Hardback) £75.00 / $100.00

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