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OCBS Lectures HT2014

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We have a very interesting series of lectures coming up this term.

Please note that all lectures will be held in Wolfson College Committee Room

Mondays at 5.30 p.m.



Week 3 - 3 Feb 2014

Dr Yu-Shuang Yao, Fo Guang University and the OCBS

'Japanese influence on Buddhism in modern Taiwan'


Week 4 - 10 Feb 2014

Ven Dr Mahinda Deegalle, Bath Spa University

'Bodu Bala Sena's purification project: controversial Buddhist activism in contemporary Sri Lanka'


Week 5 - 17 Feb 2014

Dr Cathy Cantwell, Oxford

'The medicinal accomplishment (sman sgrub) practice in the Dudjom meteoric iron razor (gnam lcags spu gri) tradition: reflections on the ritual and meditative practice at a monastery in Southern Bhutan'


Week 6 - 24 Feb 2014

Professor Barend ter Haar, Oxford

'Against the current: the non-action teachings in late imperial history'


Week 7 - 3 Mar 2014

Tenzin Tselek, Institute of Buddhist dialectics in Dharamsala

'Convergence of Buddhism and modern science'


Week 8 - 10 Mar 2014

Professor Peter Harvey, University of Sunderland

'Reflections on the nature of, and attitudes to, "becoming" (bhava) in the Pali tradition'









 

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Daw Aung San Suu Kyi  Hon. DCL(Oxon)


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