Attending the 6th Biannual International Conference in India

Ven. Prof. Dhammajoti, Prof. Charles Willemem and Dr. Fa Qing representing the International Buddhist College, Thailand participated in the 6th Biannual International Conference on "Buddhist Meditation: Texts, Tradition and Practice"

Jointly organized by

  • K. J. Somaiya Centre for Buddhist Studies, University of Mumbai;
  • Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Government of India, New Delhi;
  • Nava Nalanda Mahavihara, Nalanda;
  • Vietnam Buddhist University, Hanoi Vietnam;
  • Departments of Philosophy and Pali, University of Mumbai.

The conference was held from 3rd September to 5th September 2010, SIMSR, Somaiya Campus, University of Mumbai.

IBC contributed the following papers:

  • "The Nature and Role of Adhimukti in the Sarv─üstiv─üda Teaching of Meditative Praxis." by Ven. Prof. K. L. Dhammajoti
  • "Early Yogacara and Visualization" by Prof. Charles Willemen;
  • "Meditation Methods in Mohe Zhiguan -- the Ten Modes of Comtemplation." by Dr. Fa Qing

Prof. Willemen and Dr. Fa Qing also participated in the panel discussion: "Mahayana Meditation with a focus on Dogen".

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