The 3rd International Conference Buddhism & Australia

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Buddhism & Australia Inc

IC Buddhism & Australia is pleased to announce call for papers for the 3rd International Conference Buddhism & Australia, that
will be held on 6 – 8 February 2014, in Perth, Western Australia.

The conference investigates Buddhism in Australasian region, without the reference to any particular schools or disciplines such as Theravada, Mahayana or Vajrayana.

The main theme is: "History, current and future directions of Buddhism in Australasian region"
The conference is open to proposals for contributions on * Buddhism history, * philosophy, * texts (Sutras, Tantras, commentaries, translations) as well for proposals on *open topics related to Buddhism e.g. art, psychology, science, astrophysics, etc.

All Buddhists, researchers, scholars, students and members of the general public interested in Buddhism are cordially invited to present their papers in this coming conference.

Working language will be English.
The time for paper presentation is 30 min including questions and answer time.

Papers to be presented in the conference will be published on conference website. Papers must not have previously been published.

Deadline for Abstracts: September 30, 2013

Deadline for Full-Article: November 30, 2013

Organizers The author and main organizer for "Buddhism & Australia" conference is Vello Vaartnou, the Head of Estonian Nyingma and Buddhism & Australia Inc, who has been organizing International Conferences "Buddhism & Nordland" in Europe since 2006 (
To participate in the conference "Buddhism & Australia 2014" please submit an abstract of your paper and CV (max of 2 pages) by September 30, 2013 by the following e-mail:

Conference details and registration available on website: