The Sixth International Scientific Conference "Vajrayana Buddhism In Russia: Topical Issues Of History And Sociocultural Analytics"
19-22 October 2018
The conference topics
The conference included a panel discussion on the following topic: “Visual Dharma”. Chair: Dr. Yulia Elikhina, PhD in History, Leading Specialist of the State Hermitage Museum (Saint Petersburg).
Buddhism in the modern global world
Contemporary issues of Buddhism and Buddhist studies
Buddhist traditions and innovations in Russia
Buddhism in the context of social and cultural practices
Buddhism in light of contemporary scientific knowledge
Forms of reception and acculturation of Buddhism in the West and Russia
Buddhism in Russian philosophy, literature and art
Experience of researching, preserving, and exhibiting Buddhist archives and collections
Vajrayana methods in the development of human intellectual and creative abilities
Organizing Committee Co-chairs
  • Anatoliy Alekseev-Apraksin (Doctor of Cultural Studies, Prof., Saint Petersburg)

  • Kolesnikov Anatoliy Sergeyevich (Doctor of Philosophy, Prof., Saint Petersburg)
Organizing Committee Members
  • V. P. Androsov, Doctor of History, Professor, Director of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow)

  • N. G. Artemyeva, PhD in History (Vladivostok)

  • V. N. Badmayev, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor (Elista)

  • S. G. Batyreva, Doctor of Arts, Leading Specialist (Elista)

  • A. O. Belyakov, PhD in Philosophy (Blagoveshchensk)

  • A. Birtalan, Dr., Professor (Budapest, Hungary)

  • D. Burnee, Dr., Professor (Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia)

  • V. A. Wallace, Dr., Professor (Santa Barbara, California, USA)

  • B. S. Dugarov, Doctor of Philology (Ulan-Ude)

  • Yu. I. Yelikhina, PhD in History, Leading Specialist (Saint Petersburg)

  • T. V. Ermakova, PhD in philosophy, Senior Research Associate of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts at the Russian Academy of Science (Saint Petersburg)

  • N. L. Zhukovskaya, Doctor of History, Professor (Moscow)

  • A. P. Zabiyako, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor (Blagoveshchensk)

  • B. I. Zagumyennov, PhD in Philosophy (Saint Petersburg)

  • B. U. Kitinov, PhD in History, Associate Professor (Moscow)

  • A. Sh. Koibagarov, President of the Russian Diamond Way Karma Kagyu Buddhists Association (Saint Petersburg)

  • L. M. Korotetskaya, PhD in Philosophy, Associate Professor (Novosibirsk)

  • A. A. Kurapov, PhD in History (Astrakhan)

  • E. V. Leonteva, PhD in History (Moscow)

  • S. Yu. Lepekhov, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor (Ulan-Ude)

  • L. A. Musienko, Director of The State Museum of the History of Religion (St. Petersburg)

  • N. A. Orekhova [academic secretary], PhD in History, Senior Research Associate (Krasnoyarsk)

  • I. Ph. Popova, Doctor of History, director of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts, Russian Academy of Sciences (St. Petersburg)

  • D. L. Spivak, Doctor of Philology, Professor (St. Petersburg)

  • S.-Kh. D. Syrtypova, Doctor of History, Leading Research Associate (Moscow)

  • K. Sh. Khafizova, Dr, Professor (Almaty, Kazakhstan)

  • S. Chuluun, Dr., Professor, Director of Institute of History and Archaeology, MAS (Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia)

  • Youngsun Yoon, Dr., Professor (Republic of Korea)
Conference venue
  • The State Museum of the History of Religion, Pochtamtskaya Ulitsa, 14/5, Saint Petersburg

  • Institute of Oriental Manuscripts, Russian Academy of Sciences, Dvortsovaya Naberezhnaya, 18
Partners
Department of Cooperation with Religious Organizations at the Administration of the Governor of Saint Petersburg
State Hermitage Museum
The State Museum of the History of Religion
Institute of Oriental Manuscripts, Russian Academy of Sciences
The Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Centre for Philosophical Comparative Studies and Social-Humanitarian Research, Institute of Philosophy, Saint Petersburg State University
UNESCO Chair in Comparative Studies of Spiritual Traditions, their Specific Cultures and Interreligious Dialogue
Institute of History and Archaeology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences
Institute of Russian and Eurasian Studies, Kyungpook National University
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