FAH/PHIL: Chinese Philosophy and Religious Studies Salon – “The Exegesis and Study of Buddhist Canon in Modern China: An Intellectual and Historical Examination” by Prof. Gong Jun, Sun Yat-sen University, China


Date:

27 Apr 2016

Venue:

E21-3118

Description:

Abstract:

This lecture focuses on modern Buddhist exegesis since the late Qing Dynasty and examines its modern transformation and new characteristics from intellectual and historical perspective. The lecture consists of five parts, respectively discussing Chinese exegesis and modern historical study on Buddhist canons, metaphysical inquiries, Ven. Taixu, Ven. Yinshun, and the Wuhan Buddhist Academy.

本演講以晚清以來近代中國佛教經學研究為中心,透過思想史的方式闡明近代中國佛教經學的流變及其不同類型的思想特徵。演講共分五部分,分別討論晚清經學運動中所涉及的佛教經學部分,有關法相學的研究,及太虛、印順及武昌佛學院等。

Audience:

All are welcome

Language:

Chinese

Enquiry:

Philosophy and Religious Studies Programme
Tel: (853) 8822 4768
Email: fah.philosophy@um.edu.mo