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2015 Graduation Commencement
Five Institute of Buddhist Studies’ students were presented with their Masters Degrees and two professorial chair appointments were made at...
Education and Buddhist Ministry: Whither and Why?
The Harvard Divinity School’s Buddhist Ministry Initiative presented a conference on: Education and Buddhist Ministry: Whither and Why? on April...
Mindfulness: Three Buddhist Perspectives
On Friday, February 20, 2015, the IBS, with Wisdom Publications, hosted the symposium "Mindfulness: Three Buddhist Perspectives." The purpose of the...
2015 Ryukoku Symposium
The Sixth International Ryukoku Symposium on Buddhism and Japanese Culture, co-hosted by the University of California, Berkeley Center for Japanese...
New Books by IBS Graduate
Institute of Buddhist Studies graduate Naoyuki Ogi has recently had two books published in Japan. The first is a Japanese translation of David Loy's...
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