Academic Presentation: History of Asian studies in Finland (Dr. Alpo Ratio)

A special academic presentation with the topic "The history and organization of Asian studies in Finland with special reference to Buddhism" was held by Dr. Alpo Ratia (Helsinki, Finland) at the IBC Korat Campus on Friday October 26, 2012. In an interesting presentation, Dr. Alpo Ratio introduced to the reception of Buddhist thought in northern Europe and the development of Buddhist Studies in Finland. Dr. Alpo Ratia is an independent scholar and translator based in Helsinki.

The Early History of Buddhism in Finland Parts I & II By Alpo Ratia