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May 19, 2022
Dr. Jiang Wu and Dr. Robert Gordon recently published a paper on Buddhism and humanities education in Humanities titled "Buddhism and Humanities Education Reform in American Universities." Abstract: Using statistical data, scholarly research, institutional models from higher education, and...
May 17, 2022
On May 3, 2022, in collaboration with Wanfu Temple in Fuqing, China, the Center for Buddhist Studies officially launched a year-long series of events commemorating the 350th death anniversary of Zen Master Yinyuan Longqi (Ingen Ryūki). Organizers also unveiled a website and an online art exhibition...
May 16, 2022
Ōbaku Ingen Website and Online Art Exhibition Launch In collaboration with Wanfu Temple in Fuqing, China, the Center for Buddhist Studies is pleased to announce the official launch of a website and online art exhibition commemorating Zen Master Yinyuan Longqi (Ingen Ryūki) and the Art of Ōbaku....
May 10, 2022
The Center for Buddhist Studies is proud to co-host the: Pacific Neighborhood Consortium 2022 The Digital World in an Age of Uncertainty:  Humanizing Technology for Wellness, Resilience, and Creativity Friday, September 16 - Sunday, September 18, 2022 The University of Arizona, Tucson, USA...
May 8, 2022
We are pleased to release the thirteenth issue of a monthly Chinese Buddhist Canon Research Newsletter in April 2022. The purpose of this newsletter is to present academic information about the research, collation, collection, and digitalization of Chinese Buddhist canons and scriptures. The...
May 5, 2022
The Center for Buddhist Studies and the Department of East Asian Studies are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022-2023 Khyentse Foundation Doctoral Fellowship, Youteng Bi and Jeffrey Liu. An award ceremony will take place in conjunction with the East Asian Studies ceremony on Friday, May...
May 4, 2022
The Center for Buddhist Studies and the Department of East Asian Studies are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022-2023 Lingyin Buddhist Studies Best Paper Award. Congratulations to Lu Zhang, Jeffrey Liu and Ziling Wan, three doctoral students who shared the award. An award ceremony will...
May 4, 2022
The Center for Buddhist Studies and the Department of East Asian Studies are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022-2023 Lingyin Buddhist Studies Fellowship, Youteng Bi and Jeffrey Liu. An award ceremony will take place in conjunction with the East Asian Studies ceremony on Friday, May 6,...
Apr 27, 2022
[Reminder] Tea Ceremony, Ōbaku Ingen Lecture Series, and Online Art Exhibition The year 2022 marks the 350th death anniversary of Zen Master Yinyuan Longqi (隱元隆琦 1592-1673, Ingen Ryūki in Japanese). The anniversary of an eminent master’s death is an important occasion for commemoration in...
Apr 25, 2022
Prof. Jiang Wu Received a Chiang Chingkuo Foundation Scholar’s Grant Prof. Wu received a Chiang Chingkuo Foundation Scholar’s grant for the project “Scripture and Modernity: The Ōbaku Buddhist Canon in East Asia and the West” during the year 2021-22. He plans to write a monograph on the subject....

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