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Conference

LIPS 2017 Tradition and Innovation in Indian Philosophy

  • Stephen Harris
  • Gordon Davis (Carleton University)
  • Shalini Sinha ( University of Reading)
  • Piotr Balcerowicz (University of Warsaw)
Date
23 May 2017
Time
Series
Lecture series Society of Friends of the Kern Institute (VVIK)
Address
Lipsius Building
Cleveringaplaats 1
2311 BD Leiden
Room
0.28

Tradition and Innovation in Indian Philosophy Leiden Indian Philosophy Symposium 2017

 

Hosted by the Society of Friends of the Kern Institute (VVIK)  in cooperation with the Leiden University Institute for Philosophy  and the Leiden University Institute for Area Studies (LIAS)

 

Programme

13:00 - 13:15 Opening
13:15 - 14:00

Gordon Davis (Carleton University)

Is Buddhist Normative REalism a Modern Innovation or a Lost Insight from the Acient Suttas?

14:00 - 14:45

Shalini Sinha (University of Reading)

Mind and Attention in Classical Vaiśeṣika

14:45 - 15:15 Break
15:15 - 16:00

Piotr Balcerowicz (University of Warsaw)

Facets of Tradition and Innovation in Jaina Ethics

16:00 - 16:45

Stephen Harris (Leiden University)

The Bodhisattva's Joy: Pleasure in Mahayana Buddhist Moral Thought

16:45 - 18:00 Drinks
 

 

Admission is free of charge but registration in advance is required. You can register by sending an e-mail to

Lucas den Boer: L.den.boer@hum.leidenuniv.nl