Public seminar „Island of Faith 宗教之樂土: Religion and Religiosity in Taiwan"

Taipejus Buda 001October 13, 2017, at the Centre of Oriental Studies, Vilnius University

14:30-14:45 Introduction
R.C. WU (Head of Taipei Mission)
Dr. Vytis Silius (Director of Center of Oriental Studies, Vilnius University)
Prof. F. Kraushaar (University of Latvia, AsiaRes)

Prof. Lin Chenkuo 林鎮國
Dwelling in the Nearness of Gods: A Hermeneutical Turn in Modern Confucian Understanding of Religiosity

Paskaitos santrauka 

15:30-16:00 Coffee break

Ven. Prof. Bhikshu Huimin 釋惠敏
An Examination of the Meaning of "Mātra" in Relation to Buddhist Meditation in the Yogācāra School

Paskaitos santrauka 

Kaspars Eihmanis, Prof. Frank Kraushaar (University of Latvia, AsiaRes)
Mazu 媽祖 Cult as Living Religious Practice in Contemporary Taiwan (with excerpts from a documentary)

Open ending, coffee

The public seminar will be held in English in the J.Kovalevskis auditorium
(Universiteto 5, entrance from the S. Daukantas Courtyard).

Organizers: AsiaRes, Taipei Mission, VU Centre of Oriental Studies

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