Contemporary Buddhism

Call for Papers: Buddhism and Politics in the Twenty-First Century (June 6th – 7th)

“Buddhism and Politics in the Twenty-First Century” UBC’s Buddhism and Contemporary Society Program, funded by The Tung Lin Kok Yuen Canada Foundation, will hold a conference on Buddhism and the politics in the twenty-first century June 6-7, 2014 at the [...]

Call for Papers: Buddhism and Politics in the Twenty-First Century (June 6th – 7th) 2014-03-04T22:15:59+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

Report on Dr. Paul Fleischman’s lecture on Vipassana Meditation

Dr. Paul R. Fleischman gave a talk on “Vipassana Meditation: A Practice and a Path” to around two hundred people at the First Nations Longhouse’s Great Hall on September 29, 2011. He provided an detailed overview of its historical development, philosophical underpinnings, and [...]

Report on Dr. Paul Fleischman’s lecture on Vipassana Meditation 2011-10-20T14:33:45+00:00