About Seminar

The Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers started in 2006. The sessions are held every month (except July and August) the last Tuesday, in the H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of the NAS of Ukraine (room 327 or 318).

Publications

  • Yuriy Zavhorodniy. Perception of the Indian Philosophy in Ukraine: The Line of the Vedas (1840–1930-s).
  • Anastasia Strelkova. Buddhism: Philosophy of Emptiness
  • Sergii Kapranov. Shinto in the Social and Cultural Transformations of ХІХ–ХХ Centuries.

  • Contacts

    Sector of History of Eastern Philosophy,
    Department of History of Foreign Philosophy
    H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of the NAS of Ukraine:

    4 Tryokhsviatitelska St., room 327, 01001, Kyiv, Ukraine
    phone: +380 (44) 278-31-78.
    e-mail:  tovdsf@ukr.net

    News

       28th November 2017 (Tuesday)
    Session CХ of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Hindu Approaches to Perception of Rigveda». Speaker: Kateryna Dovbnya, PhD in pedagogical sciences, associate professor at the Department of Near and Middle East, Institute of Philology of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       31st October 2017 (Tuesday)
    Session CIХ of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Levels of Yoga Practice in the System of Nine Vehicles of Nyingma School». Speaker: Lama Pema Dudul (Segiy Dudko), Buddhist teacher (lama) of the Kathok Order of Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism (lives in Kathmandu, Nepal); accomplished PhD studies at the Department of Ancient Orient of the Institute of Oriental Studies of RAS (Moscow). Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       26th September 2017 (Tuesday)
    Session CVIII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Ukrainian Reception and Introduction of the Principles of Indian Philosophy on the example of L. Tolstoy — Descendant of Hetman Ivan Skoropadsky». Speaker: Dmytro Burba, author, translator. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       27th June 2017 (Tuesday)
    Session CVII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Religious and Philosophical Basis of Meera Bai's (1498–1546?) Poems». Speaker: Kateryna Dovbnya, PhD in pedagogical sciences, associate professor, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, in 2012 received the government award of the Republic of India for invaluable contribution in development and spread of Hindi in the world, expert in Hindi, Sanskrit, Tamil, Marathi. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       30th May 2017 (Tuesday)
    Session CVI of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Book of Changes” as Possible Factor for Arrangement of Social Space in Ukraine». Speaker: Roman Moskal, lawyer, independent researcher of Chinese culture and tradition of Chinese Yi Jing studies, author of the book: «Yi Jing. To Think Correctly in order to Foreknow: Introduction to Yi Jing Studies». – Kharkiv: Akta, 2016. – 280 p. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       25th April 2017 (Tuesday)
    Session CV of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Philosophical Polemics in Tibetan Buddhist Schools: Main Questions and Answers». Speaker: Lama Pema Dudul (Segiy Dudko), Buddhist teacher (lama) of the Kathok Order of Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism (lives in Kathmandu, Nepal). Accomplished PhD studies at the Department of Ancient Orient of the Institute of Oriental Studies of RAS (Moscow). Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       28th March 2017 (Tuesday)
    Session CIV of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Reiki – Spiritual Tradition or Secret Society?». Speaker: Iryna Valiavko, PhD in Philosophy, Senior Research Fellow at H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of NASU, Research Fellow at UVAN in USA, Reiki practitioner-healer of 2nd degree. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       28th February 2017 (Tuesday)
    Extended session CIII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «East of Nietzsche. Nietzsche in the East». Speakers: Larysa Garmash, Yuriy Zavhorodniy, Sergii Kapranov, Taras Lyuty, Anastasia Strelkova. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       31st January 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session CII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Spiritual Practice of Buddhism as Modification of Primarily Obvious Experience of Life: Concerning the Phenomenology of Buddhist Experience». Speaker: Karpitsky Nikolai, Doctor in Philosophy, professor at the Department of History of Philosophy Subjects, Lugansk National Agrarian University. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       20th December 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session CI of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Adventures of Newton-philosopher in Jewish Thought of XVIII – beginning of XIX century». Speaker: Kateryna Malakhova, PhD in Philosophy, Junior Research Fellow, H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of NASU, coordinator of the Association for Creative Academic Jewish Studies "Sambation" in Ukraine. Announcement and illustrated abstract (Ukr).
       29th November 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session C of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Multifaceted Deliverance (√मुच्). Case of “Mānava-dharma-śāstra (मानव धर्म-शास्त्र)” (continued)». Speaker: Yuriy Zavhorodniy, Doctor in Philosophy, Senior Research Fellow, H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of NASU. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       25th October 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCІХ of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Mishima Yukio and Yangming Philosophy in Japan». Speaker: Sergii Kapranov, PhD in Philosophy, Senior Research Fellow, A.Yu. Krymsky Institute of Oriental Studies of NASU. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       27th September 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCVIII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «The Image of Saint Siddhas in the Literature and Art of Vajrayana Buddhism in Connection with the Attribution of the 18th Century Thangka from the Collection of The Bohdan and Varvara Khanenko Museum of Arts». Speaker: Yevgen Osaulenko, Principal Research Fellow, The Bohdan and Varvara Khanenko Museum of Arts. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       21st June 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCVII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Metaphysical Realism of Yu. V. Mamleev as a Western Interpretation of the Vedanta Philosophy». Speaker: Oleksandr Artamonov, editor-in-chief of the magazine "Apocrypha" (Ukrainian agency), philosopher-traditionalist, translator (Lviv). Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       31st May 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCVI of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «The Problem of Detection of Anthropological Invariants in Mystic and Religious Systems». Speaker: Yaroslav Lyubyvyy, Doctor in Philosophy, Principal Research Fellow, H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of NASU. Announcement and paper (Ukr).
       26th April 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCV of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Consciousness Nature and the Process of Perception in the Worldview of Buddhist Tantra (on the example of the division of highest tantras)». Speaker: Oleksandr Gomonov, scientific consultant at the Shang Shung Institute (Russian branch), researcher of traditional culture (Saint Petersburg). Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       29th March 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCIV of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Reception of the Chinese Philosophy in the works of H. Hesse (on the example of analysis of the story “Klingsor's Last Summer”)». Speaker: Oleksandra Bibik, Master in Religious Studies (Kyiv). Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       23th February 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCIII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Teaching of the Buddha about Unity». Speaker: Sergiy Filonenko, Buddhist monk, Monk Order Nipponzan Myōhōji (Cherkasy). Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       26th January 2016 (Tuesday)
    Session XCII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Dhammapada». Discussion. Announcement (Ukr).
       22th December 2015 (Tuesday)
    Session XCI of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Evolution of the Daśa-Mūla (Ten Main Statements of Sri Chaitanya Teaching) Idea in the Works of Bhaktivinoda Thakur (1838–1914)». Speaker: Kostiantyn Perun (Brijabasi Das), researcher of Bengali Vaishnavism, graduate of the VIHE (Vrindavan Іnstutute for Higher Education), senior lecturer at the Kiev Theological Academy of the ISKCON, member of SAC (Sastric Advisory Committee), translator from Bengali and Sanskrit. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       24th November 2015 (Tuesday)
    Session XC of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Anthropogenesis in Mithology of Shinto». Speaker: Sergii Kapranov, PhD in Philosophy, Research Fellow, H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of NASU. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       3rd November 2015 (Tuesday)
    Session LXXXIX of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers. Subject: «Ideas of Emptiness and Purity in Western and Eastern Philosophy». Speakers: Anna Ilyina, PhD in History of Arts, Junior Research Fellow, Department of History of Foreign Philosophy of the H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of NASU, Anastasia Strelkova, PhD in Philosophy, Research Fellow, Department of History of Foreign Philosophy of the H.S. Skovoroda Institute of Philosophy of NASU. Announcement and abstract (Ukr).
       7–8th October 2015
    Round table «Buddhism in Ukraine and in the West». Information, Program (Ukr).
       29th September 2015 (Tuesday)
    Session LXXXVIII of the Seminar of Eastern Philosophies Researchers.
    1. Report: «Traditionalistic Orientation of Vaishnava Neo-Vedantism (on the example of ISKCON)». Speaker: Ruslan Halikov, PhD in Philosophy, Religious Studies Researcher.
    2. News of the Scientific Life.    Announcement and abstract (Ukr).