Engaged Buddhism

Three Lectures on Korean Buddhism

UBC’s Buddhism and Contemporary Society Program will present three evening lectures on Korean Buddhism this September: *PDF available here for printing. Lectures are free and open to the public. To account for numbers, please RSVP here. […]

Three Lectures on Korean Buddhism 2012-09-06T19:42:51+00:00

Upaya Chaplain Candidate Kosu Boudreau Serves as CPE Provisional Teaching Supervisor in Toronto

Kosu Boudreau is appointed as CPE Provisional Teaching Supervisor at Bridgepoint Health, the only Buddhist teaching supervisor certified by the Canadian Association of Spiritual Care. Kosu Boudreau (Third Cohort) is now a full-time CPE Provisional Teaching Supervisor at Bridgepoint Health, [...]

Upaya Chaplain Candidate Kosu Boudreau Serves as CPE Provisional Teaching Supervisor in Toronto 2011-10-11T09:00:29+00:00

Public Lecture: Venerable Sik Yin Kit on Dhamma in Prison

UBC’s Buddhism and Contemporary Society Program presents a lecture by Venerable Sik Yin Kit, the Head Nun of the Po Lam Buddhist Association of Chilliwack, BC: “Dhamma in Prison: The True Transformation?” Date: Friday, March 18 2011 Time: 5:30 – [...]

Public Lecture: Venerable Sik Yin Kit on Dhamma in Prison 2011-02-23T10:51:36+00:00

Thich Nhat Hanh to Visit Vancouver in August 2011

The Venerable Thich Nhat Hanh and monastics of Plum Village, Deer Park Monastery, Blue Cliff Monastery, and Magnolia Village will hold a residential meditation retreat and a public lecture in Vancouver, August of 2011: ***official website: http://www.tnhvancouver2011.org/*** Retreat: “Awakening the [...]

Thich Nhat Hanh to Visit Vancouver in August 2011 2010-08-26T20:54:20+00:00

Report: Michael Zimmermann on Buddhism and Society

On April 26 and 27, 2010, Professor Michael Zimmermann presented two well-received lectures at UBC’s Asian Centre and C.K. Choi Building, “Is Violence Avoidable? On War and Peace in Indian Buddhism” and “Engaged Buddhism: Social Entanglement with Spiritual Gain?” Zimmermann [...]

Report: Michael Zimmermann on Buddhism and Society 2010-05-09T13:02:30+00:00