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MASTERS COURSES Beginning   in   the   academic   year   2006-2007,   thanks   to   the   signing   of   a   special   agreement,   the   Arbor   Foundation   has collaborated   with   the   School   of   Social   and   Political   Sciences   (that   forms   the   old   Faculty   of   Sociology)   of   the   “Carlo   Bo” University in Urbino. The Arbor   Foundation   finances   teaching   that   leads   towards   Masters   degrees   that   promote   the   reciprocal   understanding   of different   cultural   traditions   and   Western   and   Eastern   religions,   with   particular   focus   on   India   and   the   main   religions   that have    their    origins    there.    This    takes    the    form    of    a    course    called    Interreligious    Dialogue    that    compares    religions anthropologically. The full program is available here . THESES In   the   field   of   teaching   financed   by Arbor,   that   over   the   years   has   changed   name   various   time   to   accommodate   the   reforms that   have   occurred   almost   every   year,   numerous   theses   have   been   produced   ( see   here ).   Due   to   the   high   level   of   entries, some   of   these   have   benefited   from   the   scholarships   offered   as   a   prize   every   year   by   the   “Stella   del   Mattino”   in   agreement with the University ( see here ). PUBLICATIONS and RESEARCH a The   collaboration   between   Uniurb   and   Arbor   involves   the   Stella   del   Mattino ”   research   group   with   the   publication   of   a number   of   texts:   the   “Diamond   Sutra”,   the   search   for   paradise ,   the   first   Italian   translation   from   transcript   with   comments; The   Free   Path ”   (available   for   download    as   an   eBook)   is   the   first   European   text   to   analyze   Buddhist   ethics;   Meetings   of the   heart ”,   a   discussion   on   Buddhism   and   Christianity; A   discussion   on   awakening   the   faith   using   the   universal   medium   is also   awaiting   publication,   a   translation   from   Chinese   by   Dasheng   Qixin   Lun   that   forms   the   basis   for   all   extreme   Oriental Buddhism.

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UNIVERSITY of URBINO

Arbor Foundation Via Giacometti 1, 6900, Lugano, Switzerland Tel. +41 91 913 41 70   -  Fax +41 91 913 41 79 info@arborfoundation.net 

RESEARCH PROJECTS

MASTERS COURSES Beginning   in   the   academic   year   2006-2007,   thanks   to   the   signing of   a   special   agreement,   the   Arbor   Foundation   has   collaborated with   the   School   of   Social   and   Political   Sciences   (that   forms   the old    Faculty    of    Sociology)    of    the    “Carlo    Bo”    University    in Urbino. The    Arbor    Foundation    finances    teaching    that    leads    towards Masters   degrees   that   promote   the   reciprocal   understanding   of different   cultural   traditions   and   Western   and   Eastern   religions, with   particular   focus   on   India   and   the   main   religions   that   have their    origins    there.    This    takes    the    form    of    a    course    called Interreligious          Dialogue          that          compares          religions anthropologically. The full program is available here . THESES In   the   field   of   teaching   financed   by   Arbor,   that   over   the   years has   changed   name   various   time   to   accommodate   the   reforms that   have   occurred   almost   every   year,   numerous   theses   have been   produced   ( see   here ).   Due   to   the   high   level   of   entries,   some of   these   have   benefited   from   the   scholarships   offered   as   a   prize every   year   by   the   “Stella   del   Mattino”   in   agreement   with   the University ( see here ). PUBLICATIONS and RESEARCH The    collaboration    between    Uniurb    and    Arbor    involves    the Stella   del   Mattino ”   research   group   with   the   publication   of   a number   of   texts:   the   “Diamond   Sutra”,   the   search   for   paradise , the   first   Italian   translation   from   transcript   with   comments;   The Free    Path ”    (available    for    download     as    an    eBook)    is    the    first European    text    to    analyze    Buddhist    ethics;    Meetings    of    the heart ”,     a     discussion     on     Buddhism     and     Christianity;     A discussion   on   awakening   the   faith   using   the   universal   medium is    also    awaiting    publication,    a    translation    from    Chinese    by Dasheng   Qixin   Lun   that   forms   the   basis   for   all   extreme   Oriental Buddhism.
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