The course will consist of two parts:
a) lecture, indroducing the fundamental concepts of this most influencial school of Buddhist philosphy, as well as to the life and work of the Tibetan scholar Tsong kha pa (1357-1419)
b) selected reading from the the Tibetan text of the „rTsa she tik chen“, Tsong kha pa’s commentary on the the main work of the school, the „Mulamadhyamakakarika“ by Nagarjuna.
Course will be held by prof. Helmut Tauscher (Universität Wien) at Celetná 20. Everybody is welcome for participation!
TUE 17.4. C424 14:10 – 17:30
WED 18.4. C424 17:30 – 19:10
THU 10.5. C338 15:00 – 18:20
FRI 11.5. C427 14:10 – 15:45