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International Summer School, Croatia

DLCC summer school croatia

In the coming week four Fellows of the DLCC, Dr. Dr. Benedikt Goecke, Samuel Hughes, Dr. Mikolaj Slawkowski-Rode, and Ralph Weir will be teaching at an international summer school at Sveti Kriz, near Trogir, Croatia. The summer school will bring together students from across Europe to discuss responses to evil in … Continue reading

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Oxford Seminars on the Dalai Lama’s Ethics

This Michaelmas Term the Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion will be offering a series of seminars exploring His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s thought on ethics and related areas. The series will be conducted by Paul Lodge, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Oxford and Senior Research Fellow of the … Continue reading

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Director Visits Dharamsala

This week the Director of the Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion, Alex Norman, arrives in Dharamsala for a month long visit. During this time he will be staying at the house of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s brother Ngari Rinpoche and meeting with His Holiness the the Dalai Lama and other … Continue reading

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DLCC Fellow Sandy Stoddart Interview

DLCC Honorary Fellow, Sculptor in Ordinary for Scotland, Sandy Stoddart has recently been interviewed by DLCC Fellow Mikolaj Slawkowski-Rode for the Polish magazine Arttak. An English language version of the interview will soon be available at www.humanephilosophy.com. Related posts: No related posts.

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DLCC Essay Competition 2016 Results

The judging panel of the 2016 DLCC competition have now reached their decision. First prize has been awarded to Carl Hildebrand for his essay ‘Compassion and the Moral Law’. Joint second prizes have been awarded to Natasha Bailey for her essay ‘The Question of “Mens feeding on Flesh”: Early Modern … Continue reading

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The Philosophy of Iris Murdoch

We are delighted to announce that the DLCC will co-sponsor the upcoming conference, ‘The Philosophy of Iris Murdoch’. This event will take place on 11th June, Seminar Room East, Mansfield College, Oxford, and will consider a number of different themes from the philosophical writings of Iris Murdoch including: Justin Broackes … Continue reading

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Essay Competition Update

Submissions to the 2016 Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion essay competition have now been passed on to our expert judging panel. The large number of very high quality essays will be carefully assessed over the coming days, and the three prize winners can expect to be announced shortly. The best … Continue reading

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Dalai Lama 2015 Visit Highlights

The following highlights video from His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 2015 visit to the DLCC has been prepared by First Sight Media. Related posts: Video: His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s visit to Oxford His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Visit to the DLCC Photo Gallery

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Dalai Lama’s April 2016 UK Visit Cancelled

We deeply regret that, following recent medical treatment, the upcoming visit of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the United Kingdom has been cancelled on doctor’s orders. He is expected to make a full recovery.  As a result, the Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion’s April 15th events will no longer … Continue reading

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Monawar Hussain Joins DLCC Advisory Board

The DLCC is delighted to announce that Imam Monawar Hussain has agreed to join its board of advisors. Monawar read Theology at the University of Oxford and trained as an Imam under the late Shaykh Dr Zaki Badawi KBE. He is the Imam at Eton College and Muslim Chaplain and … Continue reading

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