The second International Guest Lecture takes place on 13th September

13 September 2013

The College of Religious Studies thanks those who attended the first lecture, by Dr. Brainerd Prince. It was a great success with a lively discussion. We have many more exciting events scheduled with prominent scholars in Religious Studies.


For our second event, we will welcome Prof. Soonil Hwang from South Korea. The lecture is scheduled as follows.


Date/Time: Friday, 13 September, 2013, 9:00-11:30

Venue: Room 206, College of Religious Studies, Mahidol University


Speaker: Prof. Soonil Hwang (Dongguk University, South Korea)

Click here for the lecturer’s bio


Title (The lecture will cover two topics)

Part 1: “Buddhist Culture and Glocality: Chinese styled pagodas in the middle courtyard of Wat Phra Chetupon in Bangkok” Click here for the abstract

Part 2: “Master Seongchul and Korean Buddhism”

Click here for the abstract


For further information, please contact Dr. Kieko Obuse at


College of Religious Studies, Mahidol University,
Salaya, Phutthamonthol 4, Nakhorn Prathom, 73170, Thailand
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