From celebrity-branded chai to matcha lattes, Canada’s love for tea has grown exponentially. Yet for many countries, tea has always been important. This simple brew of plant leaves and water has a long, thriving cultural and religious history. Our Tea & Buddhism workshop series will tell this story of tea – from its humble origins […]
On August 20-25, 2017, the University of Toronto will host the XVIIIth Congress of the International Association of Buddhist Studies (IABS), the largest and foremost academic gathering of Buddhist Studies scholars in the world, convened by Ho Centre Executive Committee Member Prof. Christoph Emmrich. The Ho Centre for Buddhist Studies, The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation, and […]
PhD Candidate Justin Stein responds to the the Karmapa’s recent visit to the University of Toronto.