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Oct 25, 2017

The CBS donor Dr. Su Wukang recently visited the center from China and was warmly welcomed by the College of Humanities, Department of East Asian Studies, and Center for Buddhist Studies. On behalf of the College of Humanities, Dean...

Oct 18, 2017

Chia-lin Pao-Tao, Professor Emerita at Department of East Asian Studies, recently donated $1,000 to the Center for Buddhist Studies to support center initiatives. She is the first individual who pledged...

Oct 13, 2017

The Arizona Daily Wildcat, the most influential student newspaper on campus, released a report about the new Center for Buddhist Studies. Director Prof. Jiang Wu, and one of the core...

Sep 29, 2017

One of the core faculties of the Center for Buddhist Studies at UA, Dr. Rae Erin Dachille, published her article, “Piercing to the Pith of the Body: The Evolution of Body Mandala and Tantric Corporeality...

Sep 29, 2017

One of the collaborative institutions with CBS at UA, the Buddhist Studies Forum at the University of British Columbia, call for applicants for Winter Program on Buddhism and East Asian cultures to held at DILA (Dharma Drum Liberty...

Sep 27, 2017

A delegation of three scholars, Liu Yuebing (Director), Yang Dongliang, and Zheng Wei, from the Institute of Japanese Studies at Nankai University, one of the most prestigious institutes in the field of Japanese studies in China,...

Sep 22, 2017

Congratulations to Professor Albert Welter, one of the core faculties in Center for Buddhist Studies, was granted 2017 ACLS funding for the international conference entitled "Creating the World of Chan/Son/Zen: Chinese Chan Buddhism and its Spread throughout East Asia" in the forthcoming March...

Sep 13, 2017

The University of Arizona's new Center for Buddhist Studies will create a research hub to explore the religious, intellectual, social, cultural and textual traditions of the world’s fourth-largest faith.

With Buddhist traditions...

Sep 8, 2017

The Center for Buddhist Studies is happy to co-sponsor a talk on Zen and poetry and a meditation workshop led by the Awarding-winning poet and Zen teacher Henry Shukman from Sept. 8-10 on campus. During his stay, Dr. Jiang Wu gave Henry Shukman a tour of the new center and presented to him ...

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