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

NEH Summer Seminar 2013 Bibliography

Provisional Bibliography for NEH Summer Seminar Compiled by L. O. Gómez Titles or selections marked with an asterisk (*) are required; all others are recommended.   *Abhidharma. Selections of Abhidharma passages, trans. L. O. Gómez {handout}.   *Avataṃsaka or Buddhāvataṃsaka. Selected passages, trans. L. O. Gómez {handout}.   *Beyer, Stephan V., ed. and trans. “Anupamavajra,

Sanskrit Spring 2014

April 24, 2014 – June 12, 2014 Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 PM in Downtown Berkeley Sanskrit – Spring 2014   Course description: The course is organized to accommodate both ambitious beginners and more advanced readers. Classes will be held on Thursdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m., beginning on April 17th, 2014 and ending on June 5th, 2014.

NEH Summer Seminar

NEH Summer Seminar 2013 Understanding Buddhism through its Classic Texts Berkeley, CA  •  July 8 – August 2 download this page as a print-friendly PDF This seminar is designed to give you insight into the heart of Buddhist culture—its ways of knowing, forms of practice, and world view—and to help you take full advantage of