Summer Institute Executive Summary

Putting the Buddhism/Science Dialogue on a New Footing: Executive Summary While the dialogue between Buddhism and science—especially mind sciences—continues to expand, its reigning assumptions narrow its potential for forging new ways to investigate questions of experience, meaning, and human values. This proposed Institute aims to develop this untapped potential. Transdisciplinary at its core, our Institute

Summer Institute on Buddhism and Science

Openings available for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows The terms of the grant from the Templeton Foundation allow us to accept into the program a limited number of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Students and fellows accepted into the program will receive a stipend of $1,000. To apply, please submit a CV, a one-page statement

1st International Tipitaka Chanting Program

MANGALAM CENTERS IS PLEASED TO HOST THE FOLLOWING EVENT: In honor of the Most Venerable Tarthang Tulku 79th Birthday, the Light of Buddhadharma Foundation International is organizing a Tipitaka Chanting at the Mangalam Centers temple from October 9-11, 2014. Bhikkhus from all over the East Bay and distinguished guests will gather at the to chant

Abhidharma/Yogácára Conference

The Language for Mind in Abhidharma and Yogácára, held January 16 – 19, 2014 brought renowned Buddhist scholars to Mangalam Research Center: Klaus Corcilius, UC Berkeley Lance Cousins, University of Oxford Collett Cox, University of Washington Rupert Gethin, University of Bristol Luis Gómez, Colegio de México Maria Heim, Amherst College Jowita Kramer, University of Oxford