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So-Wide Space January 2012 - LectureSeries

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Hilary Term Lecture Series

Here are the details for our next Lecture Series. We do hope to see you at them if you are able to attend. We will be posting the lectures on our site as audio files in the coming months.

16 Jan - Dr Sarah Shaw:  “Unfolding the Buddha’s teachings: chant, image and text in an eighteenth-century Siamese manuscript”

 

23 Jan - Prof Geoffrey Samuel:  “Panentheism and the Longevity Practices of Tibetan Buddhism”

 

30 Jan - Dr Jowita Kramer:  "Contamination and Purification of the Person according to Yogācāra Sources"


6 Feb - Mr Alastair Gornall:  "How is the Pali Canon a Sacred Text? Exploring Answers from 12th Century Sri Lanka and 18th Century Burma."


13 Feb - Mr Charles Allen:  “Asoka and the development of the Cakravartin image.”


20 Feb - Dr Robert Mayer:  "Neither the Same nor Different: Buddhist and Bon Tantras in 12th Century Tibet."


27 Feb - Mr Justin Whitaker:  “Wriggling Eels in the Wilderness of Views: Studies in Buddhist Ethics.”


5 Mar - Mr Greg Seton:  "Are Yogācāra and Madhyamaka Allies or Rivals?"


All lectures will be held in Balliol Lecture Room XXIII at 5.30.

 

 




 

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