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Apr 3, 2018
Prof. Robert A.F. Thurman will give a lecture "Buddhist Ethics and the World Crisis" sponsored by the Center for Buddhist Studies. Prof. Thurman is the Jey Tsong Khapa Professor of Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies at Columbia University.  The event will be held on Thursday, April 26 at 7PM in ENR2,...
Apr 2, 2018
UA Alumni Association published an article to introduce the establishment of the Center for Buddhist Studies. It says, “The University of Arizona’s new Center for Buddhist Studies in the College of Humanities will create a research hub to explore the religious, intellectual, social, cultural and...
Mar 26, 2018
Creating the World of Chan/ Sŏn /Zen: Chinese Chan Buddhism and its Spread throughout East Asia March 28-31, University of Arizona “禅的世界”国际研讨会 禅的世界的创建: 中国禅宗及其传播                                                    亚利桑那大学 2018年3月28日-31日     Sponsors:       American Council of Learned Societies (...
Mar 22, 2018
Khyentse Foundation Lecture # 2 Speaker: Professor Robert E. Buswell, Jr. (University of California, Los Angeles –– UCLA) Title: “Is Zen “Enlightenment” Sudden or Gradual?: Insights from the Korean Buddhist Tradition” Time: 6:00-7:30 pm, Friday, March 30, 2018. Location: UA Poetry Center, 1508 E....
Mar 21, 2018
Master Shi Guangquan, Abbot of the world-renowned Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou, China, will give a lecture during the inaugural ceremony, “Telling the Story of Chinese Buddhism: Promoting exchange and mutual learning among civilizations.” Please join us for the event.     5 PMWednesday, March 28,...
Mar 21, 2018
You are cordially invited to the inaugural ceremony for the Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of Arizona 5 PM Wednesday, March 28, 2018 UA Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen St., Tucson, AZ, 85721 FREE parking is available on surface lots adjacent to the building The College of Humanities...
Mar 12, 2018
Please join us for the following talk in the Pu Yin Buddhist Studies Lecture Series. Buddhism as a Regional Religious SystemProf. Karl Ryavec, Professor of World Heritage at the University of California, Merced Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 16:00 The Little Chapel of All Nations, 1401 E First St. This...
Mar 7, 2018
UA Center for Buddhist Studies Co-sponsored "A Conversation with bell hooks: Feminism, Buddhism, and Liberation." Esteemed scholar and author bell hooks will engage in a conversation with Professor Rae Erin Dachille, one of the core faculties in the Center for Buddhist Studies, on a range of topics...
Mar 2, 2018
Jinhui Wu, a PhD student from  the Department of East Asian Studies, received the 2017-2018 College of Humanities Graduate Student Research Grant at the University of Arizona. Jinhui works on Chinese Buddhism and literature in late imperial China. The initial stage of her proposed dissertation...
Jan 18, 2018
The Center for Buddhist Studies is glad to announce four lectures of the Pu Yin Buddhist Studies Lecture Series in spring 2018 at UA. Prof. Albert Welter will give the inaugural lecture on Hangzhou Buddhism. Students and faculty who are interested in our Hangzhou Buddhist Culture Project should...

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