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Ajahn Amaro Visits DRBU

Dec 3 2018

On November 5, 2018, Ajahn Amaro visited DRBU. Ajahn Amaro is a Theravāda Buddhist monk, author, and abbot of Amaravati Buddhist Monastery in England. He and several fellow monks toured the Sudhana...

DRBU College Night

Nov 22 2018

DRBU hosted College Night on November 8, 2018 for prospective students and their families. Visitors learned about DRBU’s four-year undergraduate program and had the chance to tour the newly remodeled...

DRBU Self-Cultivation Program: Labor Day Retreat 2018

Nov 22 2018

The Labor Day Daylong Retreat was the first daylong retreat in the DRBU Self-Cultivation Program. This retreat occurred on September 3, 2018 and aimed to immerse participants in different methods of...

Life on Campus

Oct 31 2018

Students are busy attending classes, writing papers, and doing service scholarship work, but they still find time to participate in a wide variety of activities occurring on and off campus. So far...

DRBU Students Travel to Taiwan

Oct 30 2018

Five DRBU students spent several weeks this summer in Taiwan studying Chinese. One student reflects, “Learning a language is a practice in humility and vulnerability...What I learned during my...

Academic Scholarship

Oct 30 2018

During the summer, several faculty members participated in professional conferences. Professor Lauren Bausch presented her paper, “The Place of Vāc in the Cosmic Exchange,” at the World Sanskrit...

Calligraphy Exhibition and Workshops

Sep 24 2018

The Beauty of Ink, the Art of Ink in America Society (AIAS) exhibition, was on display at DRBU from June 2 to August 24 before traveling to Bangkok, Thailand. In conjunction with the exhibit, artists...

MA student report on the DRBU Self-Cultivation Class Series: August 26, 2018

Sep 7 2018

The DRBU Self-Cultivation Program is an extracurricular initiative that aspires to help students make their entire DRBU experience an opportunity for self-transformation. A key component to this...

A Personal Reflection on DRBU Convocation 2018

Sep 1 2018

The following is a personal account of the 2018 DRBU Convocation from an incoming master’s student.Sudhana Center Buddha Hall. Photo by Stan ShoptaughOn August 22, 2018, DRBU held Convocation for...

Summer Guan Yin Retreat

Aug 30 2018

The annual summer Guan Yin session was held July 28 - August 5. The 30 participants included ten monastic students from Huafan University, a DRBU sister school in Taiwan. The students were eager to...