Lingyin Buddhist Studies Lecture Series Fall 2020 Schedule

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

The University of Arizona Center for Buddhist Studies is pleased to announce:

Lingyin Buddhist Studies Lecture Series

Fall 2020 Schedule

As we continue to care for our community and stay at home, UACBS is moving many activities online so that we can continue to provide educational and inspiring content for those interested in studying and practicing Buddhism. Please note all lectures will take place as webinars, with links to be sent via our email list. Sign up here: http://eepurl.com/gb2yaD.

All times are Mountain Standard Time (MST). Please verify the time in your area via a time zone
calculator, such as: https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html. Please note that Arizona does not observe Daylight Saving Time.

PROTECTING INSECTS: BUDDHIST PRINCIPLES BETWEEN INDIA AND CHINA
Prof. Ann Heirman, head of the Centre for Buddhist Studies, Ghent University, Belgium
September 8, 2020 at 11:00 AM

CHAN ISN’T JUST MEDITATION: CHAN MASTER HANYUE’S ATTITUDE TOWARD SUTRA
TEACHINGS IN THE MING
Prof. Yi-hsun Huang, Department of Buddhist Studies, Fo Guang University, Taiwan
October 1, 2020 at 4:00 PM

TWIN BODHISATTVAS: THE PAIRED WORSHIP OF GUANYIN AND DIZANG
Dr. Chün-fang Yü, professor emerita, Departments of Religion and East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University
October 22, 2020 at 4:00 PM

CONCERT: POETIC MELODY FROM HANGZHOU 杭州诗韵
何怡HE-Yi, musician
November, 2020, date and time to be determined

BUDDHIST RESPONSE TO A NATIONAL CRISIS: ART, RELIGION, TECHNOLOGY IN TENTH-CENTURY SOUTHEAST CHINA
Prof. Shi Zhiru, program coordinator of Asian Studies, Pomona College
December 3, 2020 at 4:00 PM

This lecture series is made possible thanks to the generous support from Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou, China. UACBS inaugurated the Lingyin Buddhist Studies Lecture Series in the fall semester of 2019. For more information about our lecture series, please visit our website: https://cbs.arizona.edu/lecture-series.