Thursday, January 17, 2013

Jain Logic conference at London university

15th Jaina Studies Workshop at SOAS

The 13th Annual Jain Lecture
Thursday, 21st March 2013
18.00-19.30 SOAS, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Piotr Balcerowicz, University of Warsaw (Poland)
Jaina Logic and Epistemology. Is This How it All Began?

19.30 Reception Brunei Gallery Suite

Friday, 22nd March 2011, SOAS, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

9.00     Tea and Coffee

First Session: Jain perspectivism

9.15     Johannes Bronkhorst, University of Lausanne (Switzerland)
Anekāntavāda, the Central Philosophy of Ājīvikism?

9.45     Masahiro Ueda, Kyoto University (Japan)
Nikṣepa in Akalaṅka’s Works

10.15   Peter Flügel, SOAS
Prolegomena to a Phenomenology of Jaina Time-Consciousness

10.45  Tea & Coffee

Second Session: Jain theory of pramāṇa

11.15   Dharmchand Jain, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur (India)
An Appraisal of Jaina Epistemology and Logic

11.45   Olle Qvarnström, University of Lund (Sweden)
Haribhadrasūri on Sāṃkhya: Jain Criticism of Sāṃkhya Epistemology

12.15   Marie-Hélène Gorisse, University of Ghent (Belgium)
Jain Theory of Inference in the Parīkṣāmukham

12.45   Group Photo

13.00   Lunch: Brunei Gallery Suite

Third Session: Jain theory of nayas

14.00   Anne Clavel, University of Lyon (France)
Arthanayas and Śabdanayas: A Structural Analysis

14.30   Shahid Rahman, Université de Lille (France)
On Kinds, Jain View-Points and the Constructions of their Predicates: Remarks on a Theory of Content

15.00   Tea & Coffee

Fourth Session: Jain theory of saptabhaṅgī

15.30   Fujinaga, Shin, Miyakonojo (Japan)
Origin and Value of Saptabhaṅgī

16.00   Fabien Schang, Université de Lorraine, Nancy (France)
A One-valued Logic for Non-One-Sidedness

16.30   Brief Break

Fifth Session: Oher lights on Jain epistemology

16.40   Jayandra Soni, Innsbruck (Austria)
Prabhācandra’s Status in and Contribution to the History of Jaina Philosophical

17.10    Himal Trikha, University of Vienna (Austria)
Kathañcit and other Key Terms of Jain Perspectivism in Vidyānandin's Satyaśāsanaparīkṣā

17.40   Andrew More, Yale University (USA)
The Logic of Legitimation of Jain Lay Life in Sūyagaḍaṃga 2.2 and the Uvavāiya

18.10   Final Remarks
Free and Open to All!
Sponsored by: SOAS, JivDaya Foundation, University of Ghent, University of Lille
RSVP Recommended, Donations Invited 
Contact: SOAS Centres & Programmes Office

I have got this info from Dr Peter Flügel

Chair, Centre of Jaina Studies
Department of the Study of Religions
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
School of Oriental and African Studies
University of London  and posted here for your perusal.

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