On September 21st, B.E. 2558 (2015), the World Buddhist University and Thammasat University, Department of Psychology, co-hosted a lecture by Prof. Dr. Charles Willemen on the topic “Buddhism in Belgium” at Wanwitayagorn conference room, Thammasat University, Bangkok. A two hours session of lecture and discussion by Prof. Willemen, a member of the Belgian Royal Academy of Overseas Sciences and currently the Rector of International Buddhist College, also author of many books on Buddhism and Oriental Studies, was attended by scholars from leading Universities of Thailand. In the end, the...
On September 4th, B.E. 2558 (2015), Dr. Tomas Larsson, a Swedish professor from the Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University, England, visited Dr. Tavivat Puntarigvivat, the WBU Director of Research and Development Institute at Buddhamonthon, branch office of the World Buddhist University. The purpose of the visit was to discuss with Dr. Tavivat, the topics of Thai Buddhist Sangha laws and related issues. After the discussions, Dr. Tavivat took the guest for a brief excursion of Buddhamonthon, Thailand’s largest Buddhist park.
On August 21st, B.E. 2558 (2015), Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Drechsler, a German Professor from the Faculty of Social Sciences, Tallin University of Technology, Estonia, visited Dr. Tavivat Puntarigvivat, the WBU Director of Institute of Research and Development at the Buddhamonthon, branch office of the World Buddhist University. The purpose of the visited was to discuss common interests on the issues of Buddhist Economics and Sufficiency Economy. Afterwards, Dr. Tavivat took Dr. Drechsler for a brief excursion of Buddhamonthon Park, the largest Buddhist park of Thailand