Tibetan Buddhism

Lecture: Dr. Ben Wood on Procedures for Locating Incarnations (tulkus) in Tibetan Historical Literature

Searching for the Right Buddha: Procedures for Locating Incarnations (tulkus) in Tibetan Historical Literature UBC Himalaya Program is hosting a talk which will consider the topic of incarnate lamas (tulkus)—births of the same awakened consciousness in successive human bodies. It will focus [...]

Lecture: Dr. Ben Wood on Procedures for Locating Incarnations (tulkus) in Tibetan Historical Literature 2017-10-04T12:39:47+00:00

Talk by HH Chamgon Kenting Tai Situ — May 15

The Relevance of Tibetan Buddhism in the 21st Century UPDATE: We are very pleased to announce that HH Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa's talk is available for viewing online! Use the link below to view and share. http://mediasitemob1.mediagroup.ubc.ca/Mediasite/Play/2298fdc0e771411e94af8b305a0351941d Join us on Sunday, May 15, for [...]

Talk by HH Chamgon Kenting Tai Situ — May 15 2016-05-19T06:00:56+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

Three Lectures on Chinese and Japanese Buddhism

UBC’s Buddhism and Contemporary Society Program, in conjunction with the Tzu-chi Buddhist Studies Forum, Kameyama Lecture Series, and Contemporary Tibetan Studies Program, presents three lectures on Buddhism this March: Dr. Weirong Shen, research fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies at Princeton [...]

Three Lectures on Chinese and Japanese Buddhism 2013-02-28T11:08:35+00:00