Lecture Series at U.C. Berkeley

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Lecture Series at U.C. Berkeley

Post by Mr. G » Thu Jan 26, 2012 3:06 pm

Dear Friends of the Center for Buddhist Studies at UC Berkeley,

We are kicking-off the spring semester on Thursday, February 2nd, with a lecture by Jeff Durham (Curator of Himalayan Art, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco) entitled “Transformation by Thangka: Yoga Tantra Paintings from Sakya's Tibet.”

This lecture will take place at 5pm in the IEAS conference Room, 2223 Fulton Street, 6th floor, Berkeley

Other events scheduled for this spring include:
2012 Khyentse Lecture
Thursday, February 16, 2012, 5 pm
Matthew T. Kapstein, Numata Visiting Professor of Buddhist Studies, The University of Chicago Divinity School
“Tibet in the Age of Manuscripts: Reflections on Recent Textual Discoveries”

Location TBA Thursday, March 1, 2012, 5 pm
"Contestation and Innovation in the Fruitful Encounter Between a Lay Visionary and Monk Scholars: The Revelations of Longsel Nyingpo (1625-1692)"
Jann Ronis, Shinjo Ito Postdoctoral Fellow,
UC Berkeley Institute of East Asian Studies, 2223 Fulton Street, 6th floor conference room.

For more details on Jeff Durham's lecture and for information on our other events, please visit our website at http://buddhiststudies.berkeley.edu" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Sanjyot Mehendale
Vice Chair, Center for Buddhist Studies
University of California 2223 Fulton Street, #512 Berkeley, CA 94720-2318
Tel: (510) 643-5104
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