Please join Contemplative Studies for a lively, Zoom discussion with Profs. Oliver Hill and Carolyn Jacobs on July 2nd from 5 - 6:30 pm on Contemplation and Social Action - Part 1. You must review their pre-recorded lectures ahead of the discussion. For full details, please click on the title above.
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Please join Contemplative Studies for a lively, Zoom discussion with Profs. Rhonda Magee and Ram Mahalingam on July 16th from 5 - 6:30 pm on Contemplation and Social Action - Part 2. You must review their pre-recorded lectures ahead of the discussion. For full details, please click on the title above.
To register, please contact [email protected]
Contemplative practices sustain our bodies and minds in the struggle;
Contemplative sciences make these practices available to all people;
Contemplative arts directly convey our suffering and joy and provide a vision of our unrealized potential;
Contemplative philosophies contextualize our efforts so we never lose our common humanity.
Prof. Hal Roth, Director, Contemplative Studies
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Larson Di Fiori is a Visiting Assistant Professor in Religious Studies. He received a Masters in Chinese Studies from the University of Oxford and a Doctorate in Religious Studies from Brown University. His current research focuses on the early intertextual uses of the Laozi, and what they tell us about the role the Laozi played in its surrounding intellectual and cultural environment. At Brown he has taught courses on Chinese Philosophy, the theory and history of Qigong and Taijiquan, and the Contemplative Foundations of Classical Daoism.
Contemplative Studies Diploma Ceremony 2019
The 2019 Contemplative Studies diploma ceremony.
Daniel Hirshberg on "The Rhetoric of...
Professor Daniel Hirshberg delivers "The Rhetoric of Secularism in Contemplatiove Pedagogy" September 30, 2019
Pir Zia Inayat-Khan delivers "The Sufi...
Pir Zia Inayat-Khan lectures on the "Sufi Teaching of Hazrat Inayat-Khan," September 25, 2019
The 15th Annual Mary Interlandi '05 Lecture...
A lecture by renowned scholar, Mark Singleton, entitled "Continuity, Innovation and Power in Modern Yoga's Transformation " March 14, 2019