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We are excited to announce that several papers presented at the Buddhist Beast: Reflections on Animals in Asian Religions and Culture conference has been published in recent issues of Religions. They will also be compiled in the forthcoming Special Issue titled “Buddhist Beasts: Reflections on Animals in Asian Religions and Cultures”. We will be adding to this list as more papers become published. Please click on the links below to download the articles.
- Ann Heirman (Ghent University): “How to Deal with Dangerous and Annoying Animals: A Vinaya Perspective”
Religions 10 no. 2 (2019): 113, https://doi.org/10.3390/rel10020113
- Phyllis Granoff (Yale University): “For the Love of Dogs: Finding Compassion in a Time of Famine in Pali Buddhist Stories”
Religions 10 no. 3 (2019): 183, https://doi.org/10.3390/rel10030183
- Reiko Ohnuma (Dartmouth): “The Heretical, Heterodox Howl: Jackals in Pāli Buddhist Literature”
Religions 10 no. 3 (2019): 221, https://doi.org/10.3390/rel10030221
- Geoff Barstow (Oregon State University): “Monastic Meat: The Question of Meat Eating and Vegetarianism in Tibetan Buddhist Monastic Guidelines (bca’ yig)”
Religions 10 no. 4 (2019): 240, https://doi.org/10.3390/rel10040240
- Huaiyu Chen (Arizona State University): “The Road to Redemption: Killing Snakes in Medieval Chinese Buddhism”
Religions 10 no. 4 (2019): 247, https://doi.org/10.3390/rel10040247