Quantum Entanglement and the Buddhist Doctrine of Dependent Origination

Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 7-9 PM Mangalam Research Center for Buddhist Languages 2018 Allston Way Berkeley, CA (one block from downtown Berkeley BART) Quantum Entanglement and the Buddhist Teaching on Dependent Origination The analogy between crucial features of quantum physics and the Buddhist concept of pratītyasamutpāda (dependent origination, or interdependence) has often been noted and

Bitbol Talk: Part 2

“Quantum Entanglement and Dependent Origination” a talk by Michel Bitbol Part 2 at Mangalam Research Center; October 11, 2011   Get the Flash Player to see this player.   Bitbol Talk: PART 1 Projects and Resources page | Videos page

Translating Śāntideva’s Bodhicaryāvatāra

Translating Śāntideva’s Bodhicaryāvatāra Luis Gómez Śāntideva’s Bodhicaryāvatāra or Bodhisattvacaryāvatāra has been one of the most influential Indian texts in the Tibetan tradition. It has also become both popular and influential among Western practitioners, and has become almost required reading in many academic courses in contemporary universities. The work is arguably only second to the Dhammapada

Translating Pāli Canonical Texts

The focus of the course was selected passages mostly from the Khandha-saṃyutta of the Saṃyutta Nikāya and the Catukka-nipāta of the Anguttara Nikāya . When appropriate, we consulted and compared Chinese translations and Central Asian and Gāndhāri fragments. Across the Generations 1: Translating Pāli Canonical Texts: Details Luis Gómez The Pāli tradition represents one of