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Monthly Archive for January 2013

Mt. Hiei and the Pure Land: 2013 Ryukoku Lecture Three

March 27, 2013
6:00 pmto9:00 pm

Mt. Hiei and the Pure Land:
The Development of Pure Land Teachings in Tendai Buddhism

Lecture Three
Genshin: Essentials of Attaining Birth

Professor Tesshin Michimoto
Ryūkoku University Lectures will be given in Japanese with English translation. Free and open to the public

Mt. Hiei and the Pure Land: 2013 Ryukoku Lecture Two

March 20, 2013
6:00 pmto9:00 pm

Mt. Hiei and the Pure Land:
The Development of Pure Land Teachings in Tendai Buddhism

Lecture Two
Ennin: Nembutsu Liturgy & Practice

Professor Tesshin Michimoto
Ryūkoku University Lectures will be given in Japanese with English translation. Free and open to the public

Mt. Hiei and the Pure Land: 2013 Ryukoku Lecture One

March 13, 2013
6:00 pmto9:00 pm

Mt. Hiei and the Pure Land:
The Development of Pure Land Teachings in Tendai Buddhism

Lecture One
Saicho: His Life and Teachings

Professor Tesshin Michimoto
Ryūkoku University Lectures will be given in Japanese with English translation. Free and open to the public

2013 Ryukoku Lecture Series

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 2:46 pm

We are pleased to announce the 2013 Ryukoku Lectures series with Prof. Tesshin Michimoto

Mt. Hiei and the Pure Land
The Development of Pure Land Teachings in Tendai Buddhism

Lecture One
March 13 (Wednesday) Saicho: His Life and Teachings

Lecture Two
March 20 (Wednesday) Ennin: Nembutsu Liturgy & Practice

Lecture Three
March 27 (Wednesday) Genshin: Essentials of Attaining Birth

All lectures from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Jodo Shinshu Center
All lectures will be given in Japanese with English translation.
Free and open to the public.

A Conversation with Dr. Takamaro Shigaraki

February 26, 2013
2:00 pmto5:00 pm

A Conversation with Shigaraki-sensei
信楽峻麿先生

The Institute of Buddhist Studies and The Center for Buddhist Education are very happy to invite all BCA ministers, ministers emeritus and minister’s assistants to take part in an informal conversation about the teachings and path of Jōdo Shinshū with Dr. Takamaro Shigaraki.

Shigaraki-sensei is a world-renown Shin Buddhist scholar and minister. His work, The Heart of the Shin Buddhist Path: A Life of Awakening, will reappear as a featured offering by Wisdom Publications.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 2:00 to 5:00 pm
at the San Mateo Marriott Hotel.

We anticipate a free-flowing and meaning conversation, which will take place largely in Japanese with occasional explanations in English. Participants will be invited to share a light meal at the JSC following the event.

For more information or to inquire about transportation options, please contact either the IBS or the CBE.

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