Asian Studies

UBC Himalaya Program Winter 2018 Course Offerings

Interested in learning more about the Himalayan region? Take a look at these Himalaya-focused courses offered at UBC in Winter Term 2018/19! Choose from a selection of undergraduate and graduate-level courses with content relevant to the Himalayan region, taught by [...]

UBC Himalaya Program Winter 2018 Course Offerings 2018-10-01T22:20:32+00:00

2018 Winter Course Offerings in Buddhist Studies

With the start of the new 2018 academic year upon us, we are excited to share some of our Buddhist Studies course offerings! See below for a full listings of all courses: ASIA 211: Sex, Sexual Ethics, and Asian Religions [...]

2018 Winter Course Offerings in Buddhist Studies 2018-10-01T22:21:04+00:00

Ven. Dayuan at UBC: Converting Markets through Merit — June 17

Converting Markets through Merit: Perspectives for Fostering a New Entrepreneurial Culture with Chan Buddhist Principles 陶朱道妙,臻於功德 :禪道對新型企業⽂化建設的前景 Date: 7pm Saturday June 17, 2017 Location: Jack Poole Hall, Alumni Centre, UBC Speaker: Venerable Dayuan Abbot of the Sixth Patriarch Temple in Sihui, [...]

Ven. Dayuan at UBC: Converting Markets through Merit — June 17 2017-06-12T16:28:20+00:00

Liturgy, Icon, and Text in the Development of Esoteric Buddhism — Feb 9

  When: 4pm, February 9, 2017 Where: UBC Department of Asian Studies, Room 604. Visualization is commonly regarded as the sine qua non of tantric Buddhist practice, and scholars have sought to trace the relationship between visualization and the use of images in the [...]

Liturgy, Icon, and Text in the Development of Esoteric Buddhism — Feb 9 2017-01-18T13:37:13+00:00