News - 22 September 2013

en - The Forum on Religion and Ecology

 Topic of the Second Annual Centre of Heaven and Earth (Songshan) Forum on Chinese and World Civilizations: “Humanistic Spirit and Ecological Consciousness, held on September 5-8, 2013 in Dengfeng, Henan, China (a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2010).

The Songshan Forum creates an academic platform for inter-civilizational, inter-cultural, and inter-religious dialogue on issues pressing to China and the human civilization today towards the emergence of a new dialogical civilization.

This Forum invites eminent scholars and practitioners of the field from both China and abroad to participate in the forum, representing Confucian, Buddhist, Taoist, Islamic, Christian, Jewish, and Indian civilizations, as well as experts from ecological studies and advocacy.

For more on this Forum, visit: http://fore.research.yale.edu/calendar/item/humanistic-spirit-and-ecological-consciousness/