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Magic Power Reconfigured: Chinese Popular Religion in Cities

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BRINFAITH RELIGION AND EMPIRE PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES Magic Power Reconfigured: Chinese Popular Religion in Cities Speaker:Professor Wei-Ping Lin (National Taiwan University)Date/Time:May 25, 2022, 2:00 - 3:00 PM (HK time)Language: English Venue: Via Zoom Registration Link: https://bit.ly/brinfaithMay25 ABSTRACTThis talk analyzes how divine magic power is reconfigured in the urban setting. The speaker will discuss how a spirit […]

“The Dharma Assembly”: Exploring a dynamic infrastructure for contemporary Han Chinese participation in Tibetan Buddhist monastic contexts

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BRINFAITH RELIGION AND EMPIRE PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES “The Dharma Assembly”: Exploring a dynamic infrastructure for contemporary Han Chinese participation in Tibetan Buddhist monastic contexts Speaker: Dr. Catherine Hardie (Assistant Professor in the Department of Translation, Interpreting and Intercultural Studies at Hong Kong Baptist University) Date/Time:May 10, 2022, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (HK time)  Language: English […]

“Without ritual, there would be no ethnic culture”: Religion and changing Chinese diasporic identity in Vietnam

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BRINFAITH RELIGION AND EMPIRE PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES "Without ritual, there would be no ethnic culture": Religion and changing Chinese diasporic identity in Vietnam Speaker: Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Tho (Associate Professor of University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City) Date/Time: Apr 11, 2022, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (HK time) […]