Keynote

Keynote Lecture: Prof. Richard Jaffe on Japanese Buddhism’s ‘Western Turn’

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhism and Contemporary Society is delighted to welcome Professor Richard Jaffe, who will present a keynote address for our annual conference, "Buddhism in the Global Eye": “Japanese Buddhism's 'Western Turn': South/Southeast Asia and the [...]

Keynote Lecture: Prof. Richard Jaffe on Japanese Buddhism’s ‘Western Turn’ 2016-07-20T14:00:33+00:00

Keynote Lecture: Prof. David McMahan on Buddhism and Global Secularisms

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhism and Contemporary Society is delighted to welcome Professor David L. McMahan, who will present a keynote address for our annual conference, "Buddhism in the Global Eye": “Buddhism and Global Secularisms” Thursday, August 11, [...]

Keynote Lecture: Prof. David McMahan on Buddhism and Global Secularisms 2016-07-20T13:06:37+00:00

Video: Georgios Halkias on Pure Land in Tibetan Buddhism

**Reblogged from Asia Pacific Memo*** Featuring Georgios T. Halkias A few months ago the Asia Pacific Memo sat down with Dr. Georgios T. Halkias a noted scholar of Pure Land Buddhism, particularly of the Himalayan region, and the author ofLuminous Bliss, A [...]

Video: Georgios Halkias on Pure Land in Tibetan Buddhism 2014-01-28T15:09:06+00:00

Conference: New Perspectives on Buddhist Sacred Sites in East Asia

UBC Buddhist Studies Forum presents a conference: "The Space That Is More than Space: New Perspectives on Buddhist Sacred Sites in East Asia" Room 604, UBC Asian Centre, The University of British Columbia (UBC), August 2, 2013 8:30AM-8:50AM     Registration 8:50AM-9:00AM   [...]

Conference: New Perspectives on Buddhist Sacred Sites in East Asia 2013-07-25T17:35:02+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