Sovereignty in East Asian Buddhism_ A Talk by Prof. Mikael Bauer (November 9, 2017)

Sovereignty in East Asian Buddhism: A Talk by Prof. Mikael Bauer (November 9, 2017)

By Shuyue He and Jingjing Li. On November 9th, 2017, Professor Mikaël Bauer delivered the talk “Buddhism and Sovereignty in East Asian Buddhism” in the senior common room of Birks Building at McGill University. Throughout his lecture, Prof. Bauer inquired into the way in which Buddhism was an integral part of the major political discourse, … Continue reading Sovereignty in East Asian Buddhism: A Talk by Prof. Mikael Bauer (November 9, 2017)

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A Reflection on Two Lectures in the “Buddha and the Other” Lecture Series (Oct 19 & 26, 2017)

In October, McGill University’s Centre for Research on Religion (CREOR) organized two lectures on the theme of “Buddha and the Other.” On October 19th, Professor Arvind Sharma’s talk investigated the relationship between Hinduism and Buddhism. The following Thursday, Professor Lara Braitstein enquired into the differences and distinctions presented in the narrative of the history of Tibetan Buddhism. … Continue reading A Reflection on Two Lectures in the “Buddha and the Other” Lecture Series (Oct 19 & 26, 2017)

Engaged Minfulness, A Talk by Dr. Fleet Maull at McGill University

Engaged Mindfulness, A Talk By Dr. Fleet Maull At McGill University

On October 5, 2017, Dr. Fleet Maull, Director of the Prison Mindfulness Institute visited McGill University, School of Religious Studies, as part of the CREOR lecture series Buddha and the Other. In his presentation, entitled “Engaged Mindfulness,” Dr. Maull shared his insights into, and experience with socially engaged Buddhism, which he sees as the most … Continue reading Engaged Mindfulness, A Talk By Dr. Fleet Maull At McGill University

CREOR Lunch Lecture Series_ Buddha and the Other_ Encounters between Buddhism and Other Cultures, Mindsets and Peoples during the Ages (2017-18)

CREOR Lunch Lecture Series: Buddha and the Other: Encounters between Buddhism and Other Cultures, Mindsets and Peoples during the Ages (2017-18)

Co-organized by the School of Religious Studies, Department of East Asian Studies and Centre for Research on Religion, McGill University. The lecture series will take place on Thursdays, 11:30-13:30 at Birks Heritage Chapel, 3520 University Street on the 2nd floor. For full schedule, please see below.