ho center for buddhist studies at stanford

Wei-Cheng Lin: "Broken Bodies: The Death of Buddhist Icons and Their Changing Ontology in 10th-12th Century China"

Thursday, December 3, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Building 70, Room 72A

Ronald Davidson: "Why are there mantras in Buddhism?"

Thursday, January 21, 2016.  6:00 PM.
Humanities Center

Bernard Faure: "Giving the gods their due: Looking back at Japanese religion"

Thursday, February 4, 2016.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

Jinah Kim: "Mind pictures and manuscript paintings: Examples from twelfth century South Asia"

Thursday, February 25, 2016.  6:00 PM.
Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Earth Science Building

Heng-Ching Shih: "The Development of Buddhist Studies and education in Modern Taiwan - A Monastic in Academia"

Thursday, April 14, 2016.  6:00 PM.

Jason Neelis: "Moving Narratives – Transmission of Avadānas and Jātakas in Gandharan Texts and Images"

Thursday, May 5, 2016.  6:00 PM.

Paul Groner: "What Did It Mean to Be Ordained in Medieval Japanese Tendai?"

Thursday, May 12, 2016.  6:00 PM.

Paul Copp: "Manuscript Culture and the Ritualist's Craft at Dunhuang"

Thursday, May 26, 2016.  6:00 PM.