Center for

Buddhist Studies

Promoting academic research on the Buddhist tradition and its related religious, intellectual, social, cultural, and artistic aspects around the world

Our center provides regional, national, and international leadership in the academic field of Buddhist studies.

Collaborating with academic units and communities within and outside the university, the center’s activities include a Buddhist studies lecture series, rare Buddhist archive preservation, financial assistance to scholars and students of Buddhist studies, hosting academic conferences and workshops, a visiting scholar program, contemplative studies and community outreach.



Because of the different setups in your email clients, the fonts, images, and layouts in this newsletter may look different. We suggest you click the link "View this email in your browser" on the top of this message to access the HTML version. As we prepare this newsletter, our community is facing... Read More
Dear Friends,   We are pleased to release the eighteenth issue of a monthly Chinese Buddhist Canon Research Newsletter in November 2022. The successful release of this issue marks the completion of a two-year effort. In the beginning of 2021, when we initiated this newsletter with the help of our... Read More
Dear Friends of the Center for Buddhist Studies, Please join us on January 30th at 4 pm in Agave Room, Student Union for the next lecture of Obaku Ingen/Lingyin Lecture Series of the term! This is a hybrid event (in-person/zoom). To receive a link to the webinar, please sign up for our email list... Read More
See schedule below. Please subscribe to our email list or social media for more information and updates. To receive a Zoom link for hybrid events, please subscribe to our email list here: If you are already on our list of “Lectures and Academic Research,” you will receive... Read More
The University of Arizona offers a wide range of courses in Buddhist Studies and related subjects for undergraduates and graduate students. Listed below are the courses being offered in Spring 2023. For more information, please contact: The Center for Buddhist Studies at (520) 621-9820, orbuddhist-... Read More

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