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Ryukoku Lecture Series: The Hongwanji (1)

March 2, 2011
2:10 pmto5:00 pm

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The History of the Shin Buddhist Tradition: significant persons, moments and issues

by Professor Atsushi Hirata
Department of History
Ryūkoku University, Kyoto, Japan

Lecture One: Buddhadharma and the feudal system

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Ryukoku Lecture Series: The Hongwanji (2)

March 9, 2011
2:10 pmto5:00 pm

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The History of the Shin Buddhist Tradition: significant persons, moments and issues

by Professor Atsushi Hirata
Department of History
Ryūkoku University, Kyoto, Japan

Lecture Two: The Sangō Wakuran incident and its impact

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Ryukoku Lecture Series: The Hongwanji (3)

March 16, 2011
2:10 pmto5:00 pm

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The History of the Shin Buddhist Tradition: significant persons, moments and issues

by Professor Atsushi Hirata
Department of History
Ryūkoku University, Kyoto, Japan

Lecture Three: Hongwanji and the State: the two truth theory

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2010 Ryukoku Lectures

Thursday, February 11, 2010, 9:00 am

Dr. Dennis Hirota, Professor in the Department of Shin Buddhist Studies at Ryukoku University, Kyoto, will be the Institute of Buddhist Studies Ryukoku Lecturer at the Jodo Shinshu Center Kodo, 2140 Durant Ave., Berkeley

Dr. Hirota is known for his translation work in “The Collected Works of Shinran” and published works such as “No Abode: The Record of Ippen,” “Toward a Contemporary Understanding of Pure Land Buddhism,” “Shinran: An Introduction to His Thought,” and “Tannisho: A Primer.”

He will speak on the topic “Shinran’s Phenomenology of Religious Life: Toward a Rethinking of Shinjin.” The topics date and times of his lecture will be:

  • Lecture One: “The Shin Buddhist Path and Truth” on Wednesday, March 10 from 2:10 to 5 p.m.
  • Lecture Two: “The Shin Buddhist Path and Time” on Tuesday, March 16 from 2:30 to 5 p.m.
  • Lecture Three: “Shin Buddhist Path and Dwelling” on Wednesday, March 17 from 2:30 to 5 p.m.

The lectures will be given in English and are open to the public.

For more information, please contact David Matsumoto or call 510-809-1448.

The Shin Buddhist Path and Truth

March 10, 2010
2:00 pmto5:00 pm

Professor Dennis Hirota of the Department of Shin Buddhist Studies, Ryukoku University, will be the Ryukoku Lecturer at IBS this year. He will speak on the topic of “Shinran’s Phenomenology of Religious Life: Toward a Rethinking of Shinjin.”

Part one of his three-part lecture series is titled:
The Shin Buddhist Path and Truth
to be held at the Jodo Shinshu Center, on Wednesday, March 10, 2010, from 2:10 to 5:00 p.m.

For more information, please contact David Matsumoto or call 510-809-1448.

The Shin Buddhist Path and Time

March 16, 2010
2:00 pmto5:00 pm

Professor Dennis Hirota of the Department of Shin Buddhist Studies, Ryukoku University, will be the Ryukoku Lecturer at IBS this year. He will speak on the topic of “Shinran’s Phenomenology of Religious Life: Toward a Rethinking of Shinjin.”

Part one of his three-part lecture series is titled:
The Shin Buddhist Path and Time
to be held at the Jodo Shinshu Center, on Tuesday, March 16, 2010, from 2:10 to 5:00 p.m.

For more information, please contact David Matsumoto or call 510-809-1448.

The Shin Buddhist Path and Dwelling

March 17, 2010
2:00 pmto5:00 pm

Professor Dennis Hirota of the Department of Shin Buddhist Studies, Ryukoku University, will be the Ryukoku Lecturer at IBS this year. He will speak on the topic of “Shinran’s Phenomenology of Religious Life: Toward a Rethinking of Shinjin.”

Part one of his three-part lecture series is titled:
The Shin Buddhist Path and Dwelling
to be held at the Jodo Shinshu Center, on Wednesday, March 17, 2010, from 2:10 to 5:00 p.m.

For more information, please contact David Matsumoto or call 510-809-1448.

2009 Ryukoku Lectures

March 16, 2009
2:00 pmto5:00 pm

The 2009 Ryukoku Lecture Series features three talks by Ryukoku University Buddhist Studies professor Takanori Sugioka titled:

The Dialectic of the Three Vows as an expression of Shinran’s religious experience

Lecture One ~ March 16 (Mon)
Lecture Two ~ March 18 (Wed)
Lecture Th ree ~ March 20 (Fri)

All lectures ~ 2:10 to 5:00 pm

The lectures will be held at the
Jodo Shinshu Center
2140 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Free and open to the public.

Please contact the Institute of Buddhist Studies for more information or
download the attached flyer.

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