Upcoming events

The Upcoming Events held by Edinburgh Buddhist Studies or its members.

We hold a range of events for different audiences: 

  • public lectures, seminars and academic conversations 
  • works-in-progress workshops for network members
  • special webinars for school teachers

Khyentse Buddhist Studies Lecture and Panel Discussion with Prof Jörg Quenzer

Tuesday 5th March 2024

Senate Room, New College, University of Edinburgh


2.15-3.30 pm Panel discussion on the subject of “Buddhism and Metaphor”, featuring Prof Quenzer alongside selected colleagues from the Edinburgh Buddhist Studies network.


3.30-4.00 pm Coffee/tea and cake


4.00-5.30 pm Guest lecture from Prof Quenzer on ‘Popular Commentaries on the Lotus sūtra in Medieval Japan’


All are welcome to attend. Hybrid provision will be enabled: email buddhist.studies@ed.ac.uk if you wish to receive the Zoom links.