Buddhist Practice and Scientific Research: Ways of Knowing in Dialogue

We’re pleased to post video footage of our public panel discussion at the 2017 Summer Institute on Buddhism and Science, Putting the Buddhism/Science Dialogue on a New Footing. The panel event featured six notable panelists (in order of seating): Jack Petranker, JD, Director of Mangalam Research Center Francisca Cho, PhD, Department of Theology, Georgetown University

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

Madhyamaka Symposium Resources

Madhyamaka Symposium Resources Ames Prajnapradipa Tibetan and English Ames Bhavaviveka Prajnapradipa Translation Extracts_1999 De Jong: Cinq Chapitres De La Prasannapada De Jong Textcritical Notes_PP_1 De Jong_Textcritical Notes on PP_2 Frauwallner Excerpts on MMK from Philosophy of Buddhism Frauwallner: Die Philosophie Des Buddhismus Garfield: Nagarjuna and the Limits of Thought Garfield: Nagarjunas MMK Chapter 24 Garfield

Classes in Language and Philosophy – Winter 2012

Classes in Language and Philosophy – Winter 2012 The Accountable Self: Bringing Buddhist Teachings into Modern Discourse Monday evenings, 7:00-9:00 PM, February 13-March 19 (6 weeks). $110 Instructor, Jack Petranker One of the defining teachings in Buddhism is that the self has no substantial existence. Yet our sense of being a self is almost inescapable.