Program of Lectures for the First Semester of 2019
The contribution of Gongga Laoren (1903-1997) to the diffusion of Tibetan Buddhism in Taiwan
by Fabienne Jagou, Lecturer, EFEO.
The work of DAFA in Afghanistan
by Philippe Marquis, Director of the French Archaeological Delegation in Afghanistan (DAFA).
A recent development in discourse on Zhangzhung's Tibetan history
by Per Kvaerne, Professor Emeritus at the University of Oslo.
A Manichean Hymn Book Found in Dunhuang
by Lucie Rault-Leyrat ethnomusicologist and sinologist, Lecturer at the National Museum of Natural History.
Opening the hidden countries (sbas yul) on the three borders of Kanchenjunga. Sikkim, Tibet, Nepal: Iconography, history and politics 18th-21st centuries.
by Brigitte Steinmann, Professor, Institute of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Lille and CNRS (Clerse UMR 8019 and C.R.C.A.O. Paris).
In the land of Khaś. New archaeological data on the art and history of Western Nepal
by David C. Andolfatto, PhD student Paris-Sorbonne IV, consultant for the UNESCO Kathmandu office.
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