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A close-up of Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou, China
Dec 4, 2018

Thanks to the generous support from Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou China, the Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of Arizona establishes a Buddhist Studies Best Graduate Research Paper Award for graduate students who demonstrate superb research abilities through writing and publishing....

A close-up of Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou, China
Dec 4, 2018

Thanks to the generous support of Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou, China, the Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of Arizona establishes ten Undergraduate Study Abroad Travel Awards for...

Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou, China
Dec 4, 2018

Thanks to the generous support of Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou, China, the Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of Arizona establishes two graduate studies fellowships,...

Ron Dziwenka earned his Ph.D. from the Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona under the direction of Dr. Jiang Wu in 2010.
Dec 4, 2018

Ron Dziwenka earned his Ph.D. from the Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona under the direction of Dr. Jiang Wu in 2010. Currently he is the Senior Study Abroad Advisor for the Center for International Education at Salisbury University in Maryland, as well as an Adjunct...

UA President Robert C. Robbins
Nov 30, 2018

On Nov. 9, 2018, the University of Arizona President Robert C. Robbins wrote a letter to Ven. Guangquan, abbot of Lingyin Temple and president of Hangzhou Buddhist...

Dr. Wu Attends Buddhist Civilization Conference in LA, is presented with Certificate of Congressional Recognition.
Nov 28, 2018

Dr. Jiang Wu attended the conference titled "The Dissemination Ways of Buddhist Civilization" organized by the World United Buddhist Foundation, the World Buddhist Youth Foundation, the Buddhist Ortho-Creed Association, and Dharma Seal Temple on Nov. 10, 2018 in Los Angeles. This event was held...

Director Jiang Wu giving the keynote speech at the Fifth World Buddhist Forum in Putian, China
Nov 21, 2018

Director Jiang Wu recently attended the Fifth World Buddhist Forum in Putian, China and delivered a keynote speech at the general assembly on Oct. 30, 2018. The title of his speech is "Buddhism as a Transforming Agent in World Civilizations." Over 1,000 Buddhists, scholars and representatives...

HATAALI JONES BENALLY Navajo Healer & Hoop Dancer
Nov 13, 2018

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the College of Humanities Department of Religious Studies & Classics, the Center for Buddhist Studies, and the Office of Government/Community Relations...

Oct 31, 2018

The Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ, US, would like to announce an upcoming conference titled “Tripitaka for the Future: Envisioning the Buddhist Canon in the Digital Age.” For the details of the conference program...

Oct 31, 2018

The Center for Buddhist Studies is glad to sponsor a forthcoming talk by Visiting Professor Jianping Wan...

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