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New postdoctoral fellow joins CERES

Dr. Emanuela Garatti, currently lecturer at the École Pratique des Hautes Études (Paris), will join CERES next year as a …

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BuddhistRoad on tour in Berlin

The BuddhistRoad team together with Dr. Dylan Esler of the Dzogchen project (CERES) and Prof. Dr. Lewis Doney from Bonn …

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Buddhism in Central Asia II: Second conference volume of the BuddhistRoad project published

The second conference volume of the ERC funded project BuddhistRoad has been published. The volume entitled "Buddhism in Central Asia …

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BuddhistRoad member Yukiyo Kasai receives Wilhelm Hollenberg Preis der Gesellschaft der Freunde (GdF)

Yukiyo Kasai, researcher in the ERC-funded project BuddhistRoad, who received her habilitation by the Faculty of East Asian Studies …

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On the ears: Radio interview with CERES researcher on the Buddhist Vesakh festival

On 16 May, Buddhists around the world celebrate the Vesakh festival. The festival originates from the Theravāda tradition and celebrates …

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BuddhistRoad project and Dzogchen project: New publication in JIABS 44

The BuddhistRoad Team in cooperation with Dylan Esler, researcher of the BMBF funded project “An Enquiry into the Development of …

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Chinese Dunhuang Studies in the 21st Century: BuddhistRoad Guest Lecture Series by Neil Schmid

Chinese research of the Dunhuang caves and the materials found especially in Dunhuang Cave 17, the so-called Library Cave has …

image of Buddhist practice in Turfan: BuddhistRoad team member Yukiyo Kasai receives venia legendi in the discipline of Central Asian Religions

Buddhist practice in Turfan: BuddhistRoad team member Yukiyo Kasai receives venia legendi in the discipline of Central Asian Religions

Yukiyo Kasai, researcher in the ERC-funded BuddhistRoad project successfully delivered her inaugural lecture at the Midday Forum of the …

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Carmen Meinert presents lecture at the International Symposium of the Kyoto National Museum

Carmen Meinert, Professor of Central Asian Religions and PI of the ERC project BuddhistRoad will present the research and …

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Former KHK Fellow visits BuddhistRoad Project

Johan Elverskog is a professor of Religious Studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, and an internationally renowned expert …