Providing an international forum for sustained dialogue and the sharing of ideas and experiences, as well as for collective reflection on the larger cultural and societal dimensions of the transmission of Tibetan Buddhism to the contemporary sphere.
Tathāgatagarbha Across Asia
The Reception of an Influential Mahāyāna Doctrine in Central and East Asia. University of Vienna, July 2019. Organized by Professor Klaus-Dieter Mathes, Department of South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, Universität Wien
Old Topic, New Insights
Buddha-Nature at the Crossroads between Doctrine and Practice. Presentations and Panel Discussion at the 16th IATS Conference, Prague, 3-9 July 2022. Panel Convenors: Karma Phuntsho and Gregory Forgues, Tsadra Foundation.
Conversations on Buddha-Nature
Regular live interviews with Buddhist practitioners, scholars, and thinkers. A space for stimulating and inspiring conversations on Buddha-Nature and related subjects.
Mahāyāna - Mahāyāna, or the Great Vehicle, refers to the system of Buddhist thought and practice which developed around the beginning of Common Era, focusing on the pursuit of the state of full enlightenment of the Buddha through the realization of the wisdom of emptiness and the cultivation of compassion. Skt. महायान Tib. ཐེག་པ་ཆེན་པོ། Ch. 大乘
IATS - International Association for Tibetan Studies
The purpose of the buddha-nature website is to provide a resource hub for trustworthy information for learning about and teaching the concept of buddha-nature, its associated texts, teachings, lineages, and relevant Buddhist ideas. Unique content will be shared here, but the site will primarily act as a broker for other projects and authors that have already created quality materials, which we will curate for a wide range of audiences.