The Second International Scientific Conference "Vajrayana Buddhism in Russia: From Contacts to Interaction"
16-18 October 2010
The conference topics
Buddhism in Russian History
Buddhism in the context of social and cultural practices
Forms of reception and acculturation of Buddhism in the West and Russia
Buddhism in the light of contemporary scientific knowledge
Buddhism in Russian philosophy, literature, and art
New approaches to cross-cultural interaction in a Globalized World
Vajrayana methods in the development of human intellectual and creative abilities
Organizing Committee Co-chairs
  • A. M. Alekseev-Apraksin, PhD in Culturology, docent, e-mail: ama@pochta.ru;

Conference Venue
The Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Rozhdestvenka Street, 12, Moscow
Partners
The Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Cultural Research Center, Institute of Philosophy, Saint Petersburg State University
Centre for Philosophical Comparative Studies and Social-Humanitarian Research, Institute of Philosophy, Saint Petersburg State University
Moscow City's Department of National Policy and Inter-Regional Relations
Russian Diamond Way Karma Kagyu Buddhists Association
Coordinators
If you have any questions regarding participation fees, Conference programme and guidelines, please contact our coordinators:
V. M. Dronova
Saint Petersburg
veradronova@gmail.com
+7 (962) 683 07 00
+7 (911) 921 20 43

A. B. Sokolov
Saint Petersburg
toleksokolov@gmail.com
Organizing committee address
Nikolsky pereulok, 7-26, 190068, Saint Petersburg, Russia