International and Interdisciplinary conferences in India in 2018

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Journal of Indian Philosophy & Religion

JOURNAL OF INDIAN PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION

The Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion has commenced publishing the Journal on Indian Philosophy and Religion annually from Fall, 1996. The Journal covers the wide range of philosophies and religions which are indigenous to South Asia. It includes scholarly work of comparative and critical studies of Eastern and Western philosophies and religions. The journal also includes sections on discussion articles and book reviews.

The Chief Editor: Kisor K Chakrabarti (USA). The editorial Board includes:Jay Garfield (USA),Christopher Minkowski(UK)J. N. Mohanty (USA), Steven Phillips (USA), Karl Potter (USA), SukharanjanSaha (India), J. L. Shaw (New Zealand), and Mark Siderits (USA).

Scholars interested in submitting manuscripts may kindly contact: Dr. ChandanaChakrabarti, Society for Indian Philosophy &Religion.chandanachak@gmail.com. Phone:(336)350-0700) Individual Journal Subscription: $35.00. Institution: $70.00.

Checks should be made payable to Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion. All inquiries, payments, and manuscripts should be mailed to the Associate Editor: ChandanaChakrabarti, Society for Indian Philosophy & Religion, PO Box 79,Elon, NC 27244,USA

 

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International and Interdisciplinary Conference in North Carolina, USA

International and Interdisciplinary Conference
 Topic:   Right, Justice and Environment
Place: North Carolina State University,Raleigh, North Carolina
Dates: October 18-19,2019

Deadline to submit abstract (150 words) : August 10, 2019

 

Directed and organized by the Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange, Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion Elon, NC, USA.

Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants

Email your abstract(150 words, along with the title of your presentation and current affiliation) chandanachak@gmail.com

Copy to: Iccsaexchange@gmail.com

subtopics

Justice,Equality and Rights,Rights and JusticeEthics,Human Rights,Property Rights,Distributive Justice,Reproductive Rights and Justice,Justice and Fair Trials, Environment and Economic Justice; Ecosystem and Sustainability; Environmental Ethics; Global Warming, Climate Change and Biodiversity; Green ldeology; Environmentalism, Feminism and Multiculturalism; Vegetarianism, Environmentalism and Animal Advocacy; Gender, Race, Sexuality, and  Morality and Moral Controversies in Environmentalism.  and literature; Diaspora and globalization,Environment and Society, sustainability, Ecofeminism,

 

Topics are only suggestive and not exhaustive

 

 

Web pages: http://www.facebook.com/societyforindianphilosophyandreligion?ref=hl*.

https://iccsa.wordpress.com/upcoming-events/

https://sites.google.com/a/lclark.edu/fritzman/ .

 

Advisory Board:Yolanda Espina(Portugal),Tommi Lehtonen(Finland),Debkumar Mukhopadhyya(India),Deven Patel(USA),Nina Petek(Slovenia), Rizwan Rahman( India)Ming Shao(China) Richard Vulich(USA)Su Chen Wu(Taiwan),Yanling Xu(China)

Scholars from different corners of the world join our conferences. The Cambridge Scholars Press has published seven books co-edited by members of our advisory board from selected papers from our last conferences. We also publish papers in our Journal of Indian Philosophy & Religion if the theme of the paper is in the area of publication of the Journal.

Scholars can bring their students to join the undergraduate competition and “Encounter India program”.

Undergraduates can submit papers for international competition. Best 2 papers selected will be awarded a discounted short trip inside India along with free tickets to cultural programs.

 

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International and Interdisciplinary Conference January 2020, India

Call for Paper and Publication

International and Interdisciplinary Conference

Topic: Human Rights and Social Justice

Dates: January 4-6,2020, Kolkata,India

Deadline to submit abstract (150 words) : AUGUST 30, 2019

Directed and organized by the Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange, Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion Elon, NC, USA.

Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants

Email your abstract(150 words, along with the title of your presentation and current affiliation) chandanachak@gmail.com

Copy to: Iccsaexchange@gmail.com

subtopics

Justice,Equality and Rights,Rights and JusticeEthics,Human Rights,Property Rights,Distributive Justice,Reproductive Rights and Justice,Justice and Fair Trials, Environment and Economic Justice; Ecosystem and Sustainability; Vegetarianism, Environmentalism and Animal Advocacy; Gender, Race, Sexuality, and  Morality and Moral Controversies in Environmentalism.  and literature; Diaspora and globalization,Environment and Society, sustainability, Ecofeminism,

Topics are only suggestive and not exhaustive

Web pages: http://www.facebook.com/societyforindianphilosophyandreligion?ref=hl*.

 https://iccsa.wordpress.com/upcoming-events/

 https://sites.google.com/a/lclark.edu/fritzman/ .

Advisory Board:Yolanda Espina(Portugal),Tommi Lehtonen(Finland),Debkumar Mukhopadhyya(India),Deven Patel(USA),Nina Petek(Slovenia), Rizwan Rahman( India)Ming Shao(China) Richard Vulich(USA)Su Chen Wu(Taiwan),Yanling Xu(China)

Scholars from different corners of the world join our conferences. The Cambridge Scholars Press has published seven books co-edited by members of our advisory board from selected papers from our last conferences. We also publish papers in our Journal of Indian Philosophy & Religion if the theme of the paper is in the area of publication of the Journal.

Scholars can bring their students to join the undergraduate competition and “Encounter India program”.

Undergraduates can submit papers for international competition. Best 2 papers selected will be awarded a discounted short trip inside India along with free tickets to cultural programs.

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Universities affiliated with ICCSA

Derezio Memorial College

Jain University

Pancanan Barma University

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University

Vignan University

 

 

 

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Conference: Kolkata, India – January 2018

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India Conference January 2018

Here are some photos from the conference as well as a video.

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3 Conferences in January 2019

Call for Paper:

International and Interdisciplinary Conferences

  1. Bangalore,India.. .January 4-5,2019
  2. Kolkata, India—-January 7-9, 2019
  3. Siliguri, India—-January 11-13, 2019

International and Interdisciplinary Conference

Topic:   Self, Omniscience and Morality

Venue:   Jain University, Bangalore, India

January 4-5,2019

Deadline to submit abstract (150 words) August 15, 2018

Directed and organized by the Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange, Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion Elon, NC, USA and co-sponsored by the Jain University, India.

Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants

Email your abstract(150 words, along with the title of your presentation and current affiliation) chandanachak@gmail.com

Copy to: Iccsaexchange@gmail.com

Subtopics:

Self and Reality, Omniscience and Religious Authority, Thomas Aquinas on God’s Infallible Foreknowledge, Omniscience and Omnipresence, Omniscience and Freedom of will, Omniscience and Indeterminism, Non-Theological Omniscience and Scientific Management, Spirituality, Ethics of Atheism, Trauma and Spiritual Healing, Godless Religion, Mindful Meditation,  Gender and Spirituality, Feminist and Ecological Spirituality, Secular Spirituality, Spiritual Naturalism, Spirituality in Post Modern world, Atheism, Culture and Morals, Culture and Global Ethics, Theology of Culture, Globalization of Culture, Deontological and Consequentialist Ethics, Virtue Ethics, Morality and Spirituality, etc.

Topics are only suggestive and not exhaustive.

 

Web pages: http://www.facebook.com/societyforindianphilosophyandreligion?ref=hl*.

https://iccsa.wordpress.com/upcoming-events/

https://sites.google.com/a/lclark.edu/fritzman/.

 

Advisory Board: Yolanda Espina(Portugal), Rajani Jairam (India), Tommi Lehtonen(Finland), Debkumar Mukhopadhyya (India), Deven Patel (USA), Nina Petek (Slovenia), Rizwan Rahman (India), Ming Shao (China), Richard Vulich (USA), Su Chen Wu (Taiwan), and Yanling Xu (China).

Scholars from different corners of the world join our conferences. The Cambridge Scholars Press has published seven books co-edited by members of our advisory board from selected papers from our last conferences. We also publish papers in our Journal of Indian Philosophy & Religion if the theme of the paper is in the area of publication of the Journal.

Scholars can bring their students to join the undergraduate competition and “Encounter India program”.

Undergraduates can submit papers for international competition. Best 2 papers selected will be awarded a discounted short trip inside India along with free tickets to cultural programs.

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2nd conference: Topic:  Reason, Culture and Morality

Deadline to submit abstract (150 words) July 31st,2018

Directed and organized by the Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange, Society for Indian Philosophy & Religion Elon, NC, USA.

Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants

Email your abstract(150 words, along with the title of your presentation and current affiliation) chandanachak@gmail.com

Copy to: Iccsaexchange@gmail.com

Subtopics: Reason and Faith, Reason and Emotion,

Rational Theology, Beyond Reason, Rational Self,

Transcending Reason, Mysticism and Rationalism,

Society and Culture, Culture and Morality, Language and Cultural Identity, E-Culture, Sociology of Culture, Semiotics of Culture, Cultural Relativism, Culture and Ethnology, Cultural Diplomacy, Folk Culture, Material Culture, Culture of War, Transfer of Culture, Morality: Nature or Culture, Culture and Morals, Culture and Global Ethics, Theology of Culture, Globalization of Culture, Deontological and Consequentialist Ethics, Virtue Ethics, Morality and Spirituality, Ethics of Atheism, Trauma and Spiritual Healing, God less Religion, Mindful Meditation,  Gender and Spirituality, Feminist and Ecological Spirituality, Secular Spirituality, Spiritual Naturalism, Spirituality in Post Modern world, Atheism, etc

Topics are only suggestive and not exhaustive

Web pages: http://www.facebook.com/societyforindianphilosophyandreligion?ref=hl*.

https://iccsa.wordpress.com/upcoming-events/

https://sites.google.com/a/lclark.edu/fritzman/.

 

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International and Interdisciplinary Conference

3rd Conference:

Topic:  Environment, Peace and Morality: East and West

*Siliguri,India….. January 11-13,2019

Deadline to submit abstract (150 words) July 31st,2018

Directed and organized by the Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange, Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion Elon, NC, USA.

Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants

Email your abstract(150 words, along with the title of your presentation and current affiliation) chandanachak@gmail.com

Copy to: Iccsaexchange@gmail.com

Subtopics:

Environment and Economic Justice; Ecosystem and Sustainability; Environmental Ethics; Global Warming, Climate Change and Biodiversity; Green ldeology; Environmentalism, Feminism and Multiculturalism; Vegetarianism, Environmentalism and Animal Advocacy; Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Globalisation; Culture and Ethics of Globalisation; Global Village, Ethics, Morality and Society; Morality and Moral Controversies in Environmentalism.  and literature; Diaspora and globalization,Environment and Society, sustainability, Climate Change, Ecofeminism, Peace and non-violence, Gandhi and Satyagraha movement, Conflict Resolution, Peaceful Coexistence, Culture of War, Materialism and Spiritualism,  Gun Violence, inequality and violence, Atheism, positivism and Nihilism, World Religions and Peace Movements,

 

Topics are only suggestive and not exhaustive

Siliguri… 17 Km from Bagdora airport and it is a place for Nature lover, jeep safari in Childaparaforest,Jaldapara National Park and Buxa Tiger Reserve, near Darjeeling,Gangtok, Enjoy the ride of Darjeeling Toy Train, Sed-Gynedonastery and other places of cultural and historical interest.

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Courses Offered by the Institute for Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange

 

Sanskrit

Elementary Sanskrit

Intermediate Sanskrit

Advanced Sanskrit

 

Language and Culture of Bengal

Introduction to Bengali language including grammar and composition; selections from Bankimchandra, Rabindranath, Jivananda Das and Samaresh Bau

 

Hinduism ..1

 

The Vedas, Rituals, the Upanishads, the Bhagvatgita, the epics and the Laws of Manu

 

Hinduism ..2

The Vaishnava Tradition

 

Hinduism 3

The Sakta Tradition

 

Hinduism 4

Vedanta and Mimamsa

 

Hinduism 5

Samkhya and Yoga

Hinduism 6

Nyaya Vaisesika

 

Buddhism 1

Pre-Buddhist  India,Historical Development of Buddhism, Spread of Buddhism outside India

 

Buddhism-2

Major Buddhist Doctrines

Theory of Dependent Origination

The Eightfold path

Buddhism 3

Major Buddhists Schools

Analytical study of the major doctrines

Chinese and Japanese Religions

Daoism,Confucianism,Buddhism, Shintoism

 

Society and Culture of India

Society and Culture of China and Japan

 

World Religions

Survey of major religions of the world

 

Regular classes as well as long distance classes are offered. Certificates will be provided after successful completion of the course work.

 

Specialized instruction may be available for faculty members and research scholars on selected topics and works on a case to case basis.

For more information please contact the Executive Director.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

History of India

Ancient

Medieval

Modern and Contemporary India

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Courses Offered by the Institute for Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange

 

Sanskrit

Elementary Sanskrit

Intermediate Sanskrit

Advanced Sanskrit

 

Language and Culture of Bengal

Introduction to Bengali language including grammar and composition; selections from Bankimchandra, Rabindranath, Jivananda Das and Samaresh Bau

 

Hinduism ..1

 

The Vedas, Rituals, the Upanishads, the Bhagvatgita, the epics and the Laws of Manu

 

Hinduism ..2

The Vaishnava Tradition

 

Hinduism 3

The Sakta Tradition

 

Hinduism 4

Vedanta and Mimamsa

 

Hinduism 5

Samkhya and Yoga

Hinduism 6

Nyaya Vaisesika

 

Buddhism 1

Pre-Buddhist  India,Historical Development of Buddhism, Spread of Buddhism outside India

 

Buddhism-2

Major Buddhist Doctrines

Theory of Dependent Origination

The Eightfold path

Buddhism 3

Major Buddhists Schools

Analytical study of the major doctrines

Chinese and Japanese Religions

Daoism,Confucianism,Buddhism, Shintoism

 

Society and Culture of India

Society and Culture of China and Japan

 

World Religions

Survey of major religions of the world

 

Regular classes as well as long distance classes are offered. Certificates will be provided after successful completion of the course work.

 

Specialized instruction may be available for faculty members and research scholars on selected topics and works on a case to case basis.

For more information please contact the Executive Director.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

History of India

Ancient

Medieval

Modern and Contemporary India

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Call for Paper and Publication

International and Interdisciplinary Conference in Kolkata

Topic:  Terrorism, Fundamentalism and Pluralism: East and West

Dates:  January 8-9, 2018

Abstract(100 words) by email:

chandanachak@gmail.com

Directed and organized by the Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange, Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion Elon, NC, USA

Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants

Email your abstract: chandanachak@gmail.com

Copy to: Iccsaexchange@gmail.com

 

Subtopics:  Terrorism , Politics of War, Religion and Politics, Fundamentalism : Tolerance and Intolerance, Violence and Paths to Solve, Racism and Inequality, Diversity and Inclusion, One Path or Many Paths, Non-Violence of the Brave, Philosophy of Gandhi, Conflict Resolution, Absolutism and Relativism, One or Many paths to Ultimate Reality,

Organizers  are also open to topics related to  the main theme.

http://www.facebook.com/societyforindianphilosophyandreligion?ref=hl*.

https://iccsa.wordpress.com/upcoming-events/

https://sites.google.com/a/lclark.edu/fritzman/ .

 

Advisory Board:YolandaEspina(Portugal),TommiLehtonen(Finland),DebkumarMukhopadhyya(India),Deven Patel(USA),Nina Petek(Slovenia),Rizwan Rahman( India)Ming Shao(China),DibyenduTalapatra(India), Richard Vulich(USA)Su Chen Wu(Taiwan),Yanling Xu(China)

Scholars from different corners of the world join our conferences. The Cambridge Scholars Press has published seven books co-edited by members of our advisory board from selected papers from our last conferences. We also publish papers in our Journal of Indian Philosophy & Religion if the theme of the paper is in the area of publication of the Journal.

Scholars can bring their students to join the undergraduate competition and “Encounter India program”.

Undergraduates can submit papers for international competition. Best 2 papers selected will be awarded a discounted short trip inside India along with free tickets to cultural programs.

 

 

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