Events News

Ancient Buddhist Manuscripts from Gandhāra with Dr. Stefan Baums

Mar 22, 2019

On February 28, 2019, Dr. Stefan Baums, professor of Buddhist Studies and Sanskrit, Prakrit, Pali language and Literature at University of Munich, presented an introduction to his work on...

Śākyamuni Buddha: A Story Exhibition Opening Reception

Feb 27, 2019

On February 16, 2019, artist Lorraine Capparell unveiled her series Śākyamuni Buddha: A Story on the second floor of Dharma Realm Buddhist University, showcasing ceramic reliefs of the Buddha’s...

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...

Alex de Grassi playing guitar

Alex de Grassi Performance and Q&A

Dec 1, 2018

On November 26th, 2018 Alex de Grassi performed and hosted a Q&A for the DRBU community. Alex de Grassi is a Grammy nominated guitarist known for his talent in combining various musical elements...

The First Annual DRBU Student Symposium

Mar 6, 2018

The First Annual DRBU Student Symposium took place on Sunday, February 25, 2018 in the new DRBU Southwing. Ten students from across cohorts in the BA and the MA programs came together and shared...

The Spirit of Meditation: Zen Patriarchs and Art

Sep 19, 2017

Dharma Realm Buddhist University’s fall 2017 public lecture series is off to an exciting start, with a presentation by Dr. Chang Qing on “The Spirit of Meditation: Zen Patriarchs and Art,” held at...

DRBU Commencement, May 19, 2017

Jun 1, 2017

Congratulations to DRBU's graduating students! In a ceremony held in DRBU's Sudhana Center in Ukiah, California, seven were awarded a Master of Arts degree in Buddhist Classics.The keynote speech was...

Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi hosts discussion at DRBU

Apr 2, 2017

Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi is an American Buddhist monk from New York City who ordained as a monk in Sri Lanka in 1973. He has translated, edited and authored many publications from the...

Lecture on Thomas Merton at the DRBU Sudhana Center

Mar 31, 2017

 Clare Ronzani of the Jesuit School of Theology at Santa Clara University gave a lecture on Thomas Merton at DRBU's Sudhana Center on March 6, 2017. Thomas Merton is a 20th century American...

#MakeVirtueViral: A Graduation Speech for Uncertain Times

Jun 7, 2016

In his address to the 2016 class at DRBU, ServiceSpace founder Nipun Mehta makes a case for the power of stilling the mind, deepening awareness and practicing what he calls the 3 S's:...