Announcement of The 2007 INEB Conference in Taiwan
- AnnouncementThe 2007 INEB ConferenceEngaged Buddhism: From Social Welfare to Social Change1 - 7 September 2007Taipei, Taiwan ROCDear INEB members and friends,This year, we are going to meet each other once again in our biennial gathering, the INEB Conference. With the leadership of Dr. Yo and the kindness of The Venerable Master Lien-Chuan and her organization, The Chinese Five-Eyes Association, we are able to have our Conference in Taiwan.The information about the 2007 INEB Conference is as follows:1. Date: September 1st - 7th.The main conference is September 1st - 3rd.The exposure visit (optional) is Sep 4th - 7th.(Traveling dates are August 31st and September 8th)2. Venue: The main conference is in Taipei,Exposure visit is to Taichung, Chang-Hwa, Tainan, and Kaohsiang3. Theme: Engaged Buddhism: From Social Welfare to Social ChangeSub-themes for discussion are1. Dukkha and its Causea) Perpetuation of Suffering (Economic and Political Structures)b) Spiritual Consumerism/Buddhism and Consumerism: fromdana to sila2. Nirvana and its Pathc) Socially Engaged Buddhism and Spiritually EngagedBuddhismd) Dana: Social welfare or social transformation4. Participation:Please note that we are not able to provide for your traveling expenses.If you wish to participate, the concept paper and the registration form is available now. Please fill the registration form and return to INEB Secretariat Office before July 1, 2007.We would appreciate if you could support our conference by making some donation.I hope to see you all of you soon in Taipei.Yours in dhamma,Anne Lapapan SupamantaExecutive Secretary#######
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