Buddhist Philosophy

Buddhist Women: Practitioners and Teachers Past and Present

In this workshop we will hear about the activities of Buddhist women in both historical and contemporary contexts. The speakers will present examples from different cultural spheres, including China, Japan, and the US. Audience members will have opportunities to ask [...]

Buddhist Women: Practitioners and Teachers Past and Present 2017-08-03T13:55:44+00:00

Symposium: Contemporary Buddhist Philosophy

Join us for an upcoming symposium on Buddhism and Contemporary Philosophy hosted by Evan Thompson and Jessica Main. We are pleased to welcome Bronwyn Finnigan, Tom Tillemans, and Koji Tanaka through the support of UBC's Department of Philosophy and The Robert [...]

Symposium: Contemporary Buddhist Philosophy 2015-08-25T15:55:45+00:00

Keynote Addresses: Georgios Halkias and Masahiro Shimoda

You are cordially invited to two keynotes addresses for the conference, “The Pure Land in Buddhist Cultures: History, Image, Praxis, Thought”: Dr. Georgios Halkias – Pure Land in Tibet Dr. Masahiro Shimoda – Pure Land in Ancient India *Please click [...]

Keynote Addresses: Georgios Halkias and Masahiro Shimoda 2013-05-15T18:09:06+00:00

Photos from Jan W. Walls’ Lecture on Buddhism and Business Ethics

The lecture on “Corporate Craving and Buddhist Compassion: Is There a Middle Ground for Buddhism in Business?” by Dr. Jan W. Walls took place in the C. K. Choi Building, on February 2, 2012. [slideshow] […]

Photos from Jan W. Walls’ Lecture on Buddhism and Business Ethics 2012-02-29T12:12:06+00:00

Public Lecture: Jan W. Walls on Corporate Craving and Buddhist Compassion

UBC’s Buddhism and Contemporary Society Program presents a lecture by Jan W. Walls. “Corporate Craving and Buddhist Compassion: Is There a Middle Ground for Buddhism in Business?” Date: Thursday, 02 February 2012 Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM Place: Room 120, [...]

Public Lecture: Jan W. Walls on Corporate Craving and Buddhist Compassion 2012-01-08T00:41:37+00:00