A team of administrative and academic officers of the Hongzhou Buddhist Temple of China visited the PGIHS


A team of administrative and academic officers of the Hongzhou Buddhist Temple of China visited the PGIHS on 25th February 2016. The team led by Professor Ji Peizhen, the Head of the Academy met the Director of the PGIHS Dr. J.M.A. Jayawickrama and the Chairperson of the Board of Study for Religious and Cultural Studies Ven. Professor M. Gnanananda at the PGIHS. Professor Ji Peizhen appreciated the contribution of the PGIHS and the University of Peradeniya in training their academics in the field of Pali and Buddhist Studies. The two institutes explore the possibility of having a collaboration in higher education and research. Bikkuni Huang Ling Fei (Ven Zuguang) who completed the Doctor of Philosophy at the PGIHS and Programme Officer of the PGIHS Ms. Nilanthi Rajaguru coordinated the meeting.