Buddha’s Word Gallery Talks

Come along for a series of talks from the Cambridge-based academics, researchers and curators of the first exhibition of Tibetan material in Cambridge and discover the power of the written word.

Buddha's Word- The Life of Books in Tibet and Beyond

Come along for a series of talks that reveal the incredible journeys the words of the Buddha have taken. Explore the first exhibition of Tibetan material in Cambridge and uncover the power of the written word.

‘Buddha’s Word: The life of Books in Tibet and Beyond’ exhibition displays some of the world’s oldest Buddhist manuscripts. It traces the journeys taken by Buddha’s word and explores the idea of text as a sacred object, the long history of printing in Tibet and the processes and materials involved in the production of books.

Talks in this series:

1.00pm – 1.30pm – Tuesday 21 October

(Buddha’s Word gallery talks)

1.00pm – 1.30pm – Tuesday 28 October

(Buddha’s Word gallery talks)

1.00pm – 1.30pm – Tuesday 4 November

(Buddha’s Word gallery talks)

1.00pm – 1.30pm – Tuesday 11 November

(Buddha’s Word gallery talks)

1.00pm – 1.30pm – Tuesday 18 November

(Buddha’s Word gallery talks)

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