Spontaneous Presence: The Rapid Normalization of Padmasambhava's Iconography in Image (and Text)

[Lecture] McGill: Spontaneous Presence: The Rapid Normalization of Padmasambhava’s Iconography in Image (and Text) (October 20, 2017)

A lecture by Dr. Daniel A. Hirshberg on Friday, October 22, from 2 to 4pm at Birks Building, room 105, 3520 rue University. About the speaker: Dr. Hirshberg is Assistant Professor of Religion at the University of Mary Washington, and the author of Remembering the Lotus-Born: Padmasambhava in the History of Tibet's Golden Age (2016). … Continue reading [Lecture] McGill: Spontaneous Presence: The Rapid Normalization of Padmasambhava’s Iconography in Image (and Text) (October 20, 2017)

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[Guest Lecture] UBC: Diving into Buddhahood: The Four Inversions at Shanyingshan and Baoshan (September 28, 2017)

From the Ground Up: Buddhism and East Asian Religions program is excited to announce that Dr. Wendi Adamek, who is an Associate Professor in the Department of Classics and Religion at the University of Calgary and holder of the Numata Chair in Buddhist Studies, will give a Guest Lecture with the title “Diving into Buddhahood: The … Continue reading [Guest Lecture] UBC: Diving into Buddhahood: The Four Inversions at Shanyingshan and Baoshan (September 28, 2017)

[Announcement] University of Toronto/McMaster University: Numata Buddhist Studies Program 2017/18

University of Toronto/McMaster University NUMATA BUDDHIST STUDIES PROGRAM 2017-18   JONATHAN SILK (Leiden University) LECTURE: Dreaming Dharma's Decline: The Ten Dreams of King Krikin and Other Prophetic Dream Texts THURSDAY, October 19, 2017, 4-6pm, UTSG, JHB 100 READING GROUP: Prophetic Dream Texts. Sources and Translations FRIDAY, October 20, 2017, 4-6pm, McMaster, University Hall 122   PHILLIP BLOOM … Continue reading [Announcement] University of Toronto/McMaster University: Numata Buddhist Studies Program 2017/18

[Call for Papers] UBC Conference: Buddhist Beasts: Reflections on Animals in Asian Religions and Culture (Deadline: Aug. 30, 2017)

The SSHRC partnership project “From the Ground Up: Buddhism and East Asian Religions” based in the Department of Asian Studies at the University of British Columbia cordially invites participation in this 3-day (April 20-22, 2018) conference at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. This conference explores the many ways in which animals have … Continue reading [Call for Papers] UBC Conference: Buddhist Beasts: Reflections on Animals in Asian Religions and Culture (Deadline: Aug. 30, 2017)

The University of Toronto/McMaster University Yehan Numata Program Lecture Series, 2015-2016 Schedule

The University of Toronto/McMaster University Yehan Numata Program in Buddhist Studies hosts an annual lecture series that invites Buddhist Studies scholars from around the globe to Southern Ontario for public lectures and reading groups at both University of Toronto and McMaster University. A uniquely collaborative Buddhist Studies program between the two universities, this program offers … Continue reading The University of Toronto/McMaster University Yehan Numata Program Lecture Series, 2015-2016 Schedule