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Postponement of the XIXth Conference of the IABS to 2022

Postponement of the XIXth Conference of the IABS to 2022

To the Members of the International Association of Buddhist Studies Dear Members of the International Association of Buddhist Studies, Almost one entire year has passed since you received my letter announcing the postponement of the XIXth Conference of the IABS, […]

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Obituary Tribute to Alexander William Macdonald

Alexander William Macdonald passed away in France, his ‘terre d’élection,’ on February the 5th, 2018. His unusual personality and scholarly career are narrated in what he called ‘my own rnam thar‘ part of which has been published1. Born in Scotland, […]

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JIABS Volume 40

JIABS Volume 40

Volume 40 of JIABS Journal has now been published and the PDF copy can be downloaded on the Peeters Publishing website.

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Obituary Tribute to Luis Oscar Gómez

Luis Gómez, distinguished scholar of Buddhism, passed away in Mexico City on September 3, 2017. At the time of his death, he was Professor Emeritus of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Michigan. He had retired from the […]

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Obituary Tribute to Fernando Tola Mendoza

Eulogy read to the General Meeting of the International Association of Buddhist Studies on Friday August 25, 2017 in Toronto, by Paul Harrison, Stanford University. Friends and colleagues, It is my sad duty this evening to say a few words […]

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