UWest Celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival 2021

UWest Celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival 2021

UWest invites all faculty, students, staff, and the wider community to join us for a LIGHT Celebration for Mid-Autumn Festival on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 6:00pm Pacific Time. The event will take place at Founder’s Courtyard and will feature a blessing and...

Faces of UWest: Venerable Sumitta

In the latest installment of our Faces of UWest blog series, we had the privilege to sit down and speak with Venerable Sumitta, on-camera, so that he could share some details about his many scholastic and altruistic endeavors. In this recorded conversation, Venerable...

Dr. Darui Long Rediscovers Rare Buddhist Manuscript

University of the West’s Department of Religious Studies Professor, Dr. Darui Long, recently rediscovered a long-lost Buddhist manuscript while doing research at the historic Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland. A section of The Lotus Sutra, written in gold dust...