Saturday, December 30, 2017
Mr. Igor Kokhan presented his powerpoint driven presentation on the Ten Rites (Dasakriya) as Part of Rituals of Consecration in the Kriyasamgrahapanjika. Mr. Igor Kokhan is a MA and MAT degree holder. Apart from that he is a PhD candidate in Buddhist Studies at University of the West, Rosemead, California. His PhD is also about the same topic. He is originally from Ukraine and is now staying in USA. He is a Lecturer in Religious Studies at H.M.S. Richards Divinity School, Le Sierra, Riverside, California. His primary areas of interest is Newar Buddhism and phenomenology of religion. The presentation took place in the lecture hall of Nagarjuna Institute of Buddhist Studies, Chakupat, Lalitpur. There are 11 participants.