Buddhism – Science and Medicine

16. April 2014 at 09:52

Congress_logo129th May to 1st June 2014, Vienna, Austria

Interpretations, Applications and Misuse

Venue: Sigmund Freud Privat Universität (SFU),
Schnirchgasse 9a, A – 1030 Wien

Organised at: Vienna University and Sigmund Freud Privat Universität (SFU)

Scientific Directory: Prof. Fengli Lan, Prof. Friedrich Wallner, Prof. Pataraporn Sirikanchana

Organisation: Mag. Andreas Schulz

Buddhism offers a very rich theory of knowledge and important advices for health care and influenced different medical systems.

But only a small part of Buddhist thinking is well known in the western world and many Buddhist ideas are polluted by misunderstanding and misuse in western thinking.
The conference will offer a discussion with important Buddhist scholars and a lot of information about the right use of Buddhist thoughts in science, medicine and health care.

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Download the program here.

 

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