ho center for buddhist studies at stanford

Heather Blair: "What Counts? Buddhism, Picturebooks, and Japanese Culture"

Thursday, February 22, 2018.  5:30 PM.
STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER, BOARD ROOM


Barbara Rossetti Ambros: "On Talking Terms with Mihotokesama: Material and Bodily Practices of a Jōdo Shin Healer"

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  5:30 PM.
LEVINTHAL HALL, STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER


Rev. Shojun Ogi: "Re-Focusing Buddhism in Modern Japanese Society: New Dimensions in Contemporary Japanese Buddhism"

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  5:30 PM.
HARTLEY CONFERENCE CENTER, MITCHELL BUILDING


Todd Lewis: "Reconfiguration and Revival: Newar Buddhist Traditions in the Kathmandu Valley (and Beyond)"

Wednesday, April 18, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Humanities Center, Board Room


James A. Benn: "Controversies in the Doctrine and Practice of Self-immolation in Medieval China"

Saturday, April 21, 2018.
BUILDING 70, ROOM 72A


Tim H. Barrett: "A Possible Buddhist Influence on Chinese Political Thought"

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Rupert Gethin: "On Death and Rebirth, and What Happens in Between: Two Buddhist Accounts of Why it Matters"

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  5:30 PM.
HARTLEY CONFERENCE CENTER, MITCHELL BUILDING


Oliver Freiberger: "Lines in Water? On Drawing Buddhism's Boundaries in Ancient India"

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  5:30 PM.
LEVINTHAL HALL, STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER


Robert Daniel DeCaroli: "Snakes and the Rain: Nāga Imagery, Water Management, and Buddhist Rainmaking Rituals in Early South Asia"

Thursday, May 31, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center