Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts
Doshi Bridgebuilder Award
The Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts presents the
2012 - 2013 Navin and Pratima Doshi Bridgebuilder Award
In recognition of Dr. Karan Singh, author, member of Indian Parliament and former ambassador to the U.S. and an accompanying conference
Vedanta: Its Many Manifestations Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Loyola Marymount University
Saturday, June 15
2 p,.m. Registration and art exhibit reception
3 p.m. Conference begins
5:15 p.m. Doshi Bridgebuilder Award ceremony
6:30 p.m. Dinner/Presentation
Sunday, June 16
11 a.m. Conference resumes
1 p.m. Lunch
3:30 p.m. Conference ends
For the full conference schedule, click here
Vedanta has influenced every aspect of Indian thought and culture for nearly 3,000 years. In our new millennium, the importance of Vedanta remains greater than ever in expanding the boundaries of human self-conception through transpersonal and integral psychologies and new trans-religious theologies.
Dr. Singh will deliver the keynote address Saturday evening via video.
Conference presenters include: Pravrajika Vrajaprana, Makarand R. Paranjape, Paul Muller-Ortega, Sthaneshwar Timalsinha, Christopher Key Chapple and Debashish Banerji.
Online registration is closed.
Parking available in Drollinger Parking Plaza.
Click here or directions and maps.
For additional information, please call 310.338.7850.
The Doshi Bridgebuilder Award honors people whose work is dedicated to fostering understanding between cultures, people and disciplines. Previous distinguished recipients include: Deepak Chopra (physician, philosopher, author), Zubin Mehta (world-renowned conductor), Thich Nhat Hanh (Zen master, peace advocate), Greg Mortenson (author, educator), Huston Smith (religious scholar and author) and Dr. Vandana Shiva (author and eco-feminist).