17-19
AUGUST
2023
Ulan-Ude, Republic of Buryatia

DISCUSSION PANEL 5

Buddhism in Contemporary International Relations

broadcast:
Moderators:
Center for International Law, Kutafin Moscow State Law University, Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia, Moscow).
Member of the Commission for Harmonization of Interethnic and Interreligious Relations of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation, vice-president of the Association of Buddhists of Kalmykia (Russia, Elista).
Keynote speakers:
  1. Tolstykh Vladislav Leonidovich, Center for International Law, Kutafin Moscow State Law University, Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, (Russia, Moscow). Relations between the Sangha and the state in Theravada countries.
  2. Sanuraja Shakya, member-secretary of the Lumbini Development Trust (Nepal, Lumbini). Present Situation of Lumbini - Birthplace of Buddha, World Heritage Site.
  3. Tsetsenbileg Tseveen, Institute of Philosophy of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Foreign Languages of the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Enkhchimeg Bathishig, Department of Political Science and Legal Studies, Institute of Philosophy of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, (Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar). Religious Challenges to Buddhism at the Beginning of the 21st Century.
  4. Erendzhenova Yulia Yuryevna, Kalmyk State University named after B.B. Gorodovikov (Russia, Elista). "Skillful means" of Buddhists in the conditions of "new normality".
  5. Badmatsyrenov Timur Batorovich, Banzarov Buryat State University (Russia, Ulan-Ude). Buddhism and Buddhology in the system of international relations of the XXI century.
  6. Mahapatra Aniket, Mogalmari Buddhist Association, West Bengal, (India, Kolkata). Dharma Dhamma Cooperation Organization and the World in XXIst Century.
Participants:
1. Buddhi Ratna Maharjan (Bhikkhu Sukha), Chief Abbot of Pranidhi Purna Mahavihar, (Nepal, Kathmandu).

2. Siddhartha Maharjan (Bhikshu Nigrodha), Theravada Buddhist Academy, All Nepal Bhikkhu Association (Nepal, Kathmandu).

3. Kirichenko Svetlana Viktorovna, Institute of Mongolian Studies, Buddhology and Tibetology, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia, Ulan-Ude). Peacekeeping activities of Soviet Buddhists.

4. Tikhonova Evgenia Fanavievna, The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (Russia, Moscow). Buddhism in the context of political conflicts of the XX-XXI centuries. Peacemaking and conflict potential of Buddhism.

5. Ulanov Mergen Sandzhievich, Kalmyk State University named after B.B. Gorodovikov, (Russia, Elista). The Phenomenon of Buddhism in the Modern World.

6. Semyonov Bair Stanislavovich, Ondar Aydysmaa Mergenovna, Banzarov Buryat State University (Russia, Ulan-Ude). Contemporary International Law and Buddhism.

7. Badmaeva Maina Kharlanovna, Banzarov Buryat State University (Russia, Ulan-Ude). Compassion as a fundamental value in the context of the problems of applying artificial intelligence.

8. Keo Khanteymethea, Director of International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Cult and Religious Affairs of Cambodia (Cambodia, Phnom Penh).

9. Somarathna Vidanapathirana, First Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Culture, Religious and Buddhist Affairs of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka, Colombo).

10. Janitha Abeywickrama Liyanage, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to the Russian Federation (Sri Lanka, Colombo).

11. Chamila Jayaratna, Minister-Counselor of the Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in the Russian Federation

12. Makarovskaya Anna, translator (Sri Lanka, Colombo).

13. Sonam Wangchuk Shakspo, Deputy Secretary of the Asian Buddhist Peace Conference (India, New Delhi).

14. Phetvorasack Siviengphet, former Ambassador of the Lao People's Democratic Republic to the Russian Federation (Laos, Vientiane).

15. Shri Phurpa Tsering, Director of the Cultural Center of the Indian Council on Foreign Relations, Embassy of India in Moscow.

16. Kapur Pavan, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to the Russian Federation

17. Tan Xue, Deputy Head of the International Exchange Center of the Huayan Temple Foundation for Culture and Education (PRC, Chongqing)

18. Dr Ranjana Mukhopadhyay, Professor, University of Delhi (India).

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