5th International Dharmakīrti Conference

Crowne Plaza Hotel Heidelberg

August 26, 2014 – August 30, 2014

The Fifth International Dharmakīrti Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Heidelberg from August 26-30. The conference showcases current research on epistemology and logic (pramāṇa) in Buddhist traditions across South Asia, China and Tibet, including the relationship of these traditions to other currents within Buddhist thought and its place in a broader intellectual environment. 46 international researchers and doctoral students will present papers, including 22 colleagues from Japan. Click here for further details.



Last-minute changes to the program


The paper by Ernst Prets (Friday 10:00) has been cancelled.

The paper of Marie-Helène Gorisse, "Jain conceptions of non-apprehension. A criticism of Dharmakīrti’s theory of inference" will be held on Friday 10:00.

Birgit Kellner will chair the session on Friday 16:00 instead of Ernst Prets.

Posted: 2014-08-20
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