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Buddhist Healing Principles: recording from annual chaplaincy conference

August 8, 2017

This past June, three members of the IBS community participated in the 2017 Annual Conference […]

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Institute of Buddhist Studies Granted WSCUC Candidacy

July 10, 2017

The Institute of Buddhist Studies has been recognized as a Candidate for Accreditation by WASC […]

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Call for papers: grad student proposals due July 15, 2017

June 23, 2017

Mass Meditation: Practices and Discourses in Contemporary Global Buddhisms October 6, 2017—Institute of Buddhist Studies, […]

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“Be the Refuge”: Reflections on Karma & Gratitude, Suffering & Spiritual Friendship

June 14, 2017

Editor’s note: the following is text of the 2017 Commencement Address by IBS alum Chenxing […]

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2017 Graduation and Commencement

May 24, 2017

Five Institute of Buddhist Studies’ students were presented with their Masters Degree at Commencement ceremonies […]

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Review of Homa Variations posted to AAR’s Reading Religions

May 11, 2017

From the AAR’s Reading Religions: Homa Variations: The Study of Ritual Change across the Longue […]

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IBS Symposium Generates New Conversations

May 8, 2017

On Friday, April 14, nearly fifty Buddhist scholars, teachers, and activists convened at the Jodo […]

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Studies in Central and East Asian Religion: Archive

April 24, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Institute of Buddhist Studies has received permission from […]

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Call for papers: graduate student symposium

April 19, 2017

Mass Meditation: Practices and Discourses in Contemporary Global Buddhisms October 6, 2017—Institute of Buddhist Studies, […]

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Workshop on Tannishō Commentarial Materials

February 16, 2017

The Centers for Japanese Studies and Buddhist Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, together […]

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IBS Celebrates Fifty Years as a Graduate School: part three

January 31, 2017

The Institute of Buddhist Studies celebrated its 50th anniversary as a graduate school jointly with […]

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Student Scholarships Available

January 9, 2017

For more than half a century, the Institute of Buddhist Studies has offered graduate-level educational […]

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IASBS Panel at American Academy of Religion

October 13, 2016

On behalf of the International Association for Shin Buddhist Studies, North American District, IBS announces […]

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IASBS 2017 Announcement

August 30, 2016

Institute of Buddhist Studies’ faculty and community have long contributed and supported the work of […]

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IBS Celebrates Fifty Years as a Graduate School: part two

August 12, 2016

The 1980s were a historic time in the development of IBS. We were fortunate to […]

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Development Bulletin

August 12, 2016

As we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Institute of Buddhist Studies as a graduate […]

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Updated Degree Programs

June 13, 2016

The Institute of Buddhist Studies is pleased to announce an update to its degree programs […]

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IBS Celebrates 2016 Graduates

May 27, 2016

Five Institute of Buddhist Studies’ students were presented with their Masters Degrees at commencement ceremonies […]

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IBS Celebrates Fifty Years as Graduate School: part one

April 1, 2016

This year, 2016, the Institute of Buddhist Studies (IBS) is celebrating its 50th year as […]

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Institute of Buddhist Studies Appoints New Provost and Dean

March 14, 2016

The original founding vision and spirit of creating the Institute of Buddhist Studies as a […]

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