UBC Buddhist Studies Forum

Lines and Enlightenment: Chan Buddhism and Literature in Medieval China — Aug 9

Venue: Asian Center 604, 1871 West Mall, Vancouver, BC Co-sponsors:  Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) and the UBC Buddhist Studies Forum  The relationship between literary and religious activities has been a lasting theme for any society [...]

Lines and Enlightenment: Chan Buddhism and Literature in Medieval China — Aug 9 2016-08-05T22:50:52+00:00

Talk by Columbia University’s Michael Como — April 5

Please join us for a talk by Professor Michael Como (Columbia University), presented by the UBC Buddhist Studies Forum and the UBC Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. Angry Spirits and Urban Soundscapes in Ancient Japan When: Tuesday, April 5 | 4 [...]

Talk by Columbia University’s Michael Como — April 5 2016-04-04T14:50:58+00:00

Seduction and Spellcraft in an Apocryphal Buddhist Scripture

UBC Buddhist Studies Forum and SSHRC proudly present a lecture by Prof. James Benn (McMaster University) Date and time: February 26, 2016, 4:00-5:30pm Venue: Asian Library, Room 506, 1871 West Mall, BC, V6T1Z2   The important Chinese Buddhist apocryphon “Scripture of the [...]

Seduction and Spellcraft in an Apocryphal Buddhist Scripture 2016-02-19T12:55:05+00:00

Making and Defending Sacred Space: Parasols in Dunhuang Buddhist Rituals

UBC Buddhist Studies Forum, Kameyama Lecture Series and Centre for Chinese Research (CCR) proudly presents a lecture by Prof. Xin YU 余欣 (Fudan University & Princeton University) Date and time: January 21 (Thursday), 2016, 3:30-5:00pm Venue:  Asian Library, Room 506, 1871 West Mall, BC, V6T1Z2 Professor Yu [...]

Making and Defending Sacred Space: Parasols in Dunhuang Buddhist Rituals 2016-01-20T10:59:21+00:00

Public Lecture: Wendi Adamek on Fathers and Daughters in Chinese Buddhism

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhism and Contemporary Society and the UBC Tzu-chi Buddhist Studies Forum are delighted to welcome Professor Wendi Adamek (University of Calgary), who will present a lecture entitled, "Fathers and Daughters in Chinese Buddhism" Friday, April [...]

Public Lecture: Wendi Adamek on Fathers and Daughters in Chinese Buddhism 2015-03-08T21:23:43+00:00