3rd atbu conference

Buddhist Education, Life Education
Organised by Mahamakut Buddhist University
in conjunction with the Association of Theravada Buddhist Universities (ATBU)
16-18 May 2013
Mahamakut Buddhist University
Salaya, Nakhon Pathom

Postponement of the 3rd ATBU Conference

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Today (October 18, 2011), Mahamakut Buddhist University (MBU) held an emergency meeting to evaluate the current flood disaster in Thailand. After thorough and careful evaluation (based on the government information and the updated water level), MBU has decided to postpone the forthcoming 3rd International Theravada Buddhist Universities Conference as well as the MBU graduation ceremony, originally scheduled for 19-22 November 2011. MBU has decided to postpone the conference to February 2012. The exact dates for the conference will announce in later date.

Extension of the deadline for Abstracts Submission

The ATBU 3rd Conference organizers have decided to extend the deadline for the submission of abstracts for the forthcoming ATBU 3rd conference by two weeks. The deadline which expires on 15th July is now moved to 29th July in order to fecilitate more papers. Abstracts should be sent to Ven. Dr. Khammai Dhammasami (, Ven. Dr. Anil Sugandho ( and Ven. Phramaha Sillapa Hinchaisri Dhammasippo of Mahamakut Buddhist University at (

The main theme of the conference is: Buddhist Education, Life Education