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Shadows of a former Self: the True Self taught by the Tathagatagarbha Literature


A lecture given by Dr Chris Jones for the OCBS on 2 March, 2014.


Translating the Lives of the Buddha on the Roof of the World


A talk by Dr Camillo Formigatti for the OCBS on 16 February, 2015.


From a research question to an impact case: the study of Buddhist nunnery schools in Myanmar


A lecture given by Dr Hiroko Kawanami for the OCBS on 2 February, 2014.


Buddhism and violence in the world today


A talk given by Prof Richard Gombrich for the OCBS on 28 April 2014.

Prof Gombrich has supplied this talk as a pdf.  

You can read it by clicking here.


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