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Upcoming events

Introduction to Kuksando in Kaunasrenginys

2019-12-13

Date and time: 2020-01-05 10:00 - 2020-01-05 13:00
Location: Viešbutis Kaunas, Laisvės al. 79, Kauans

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Course “Chinese Language for Kids”renginys

2019-12-12

Date and time: 2020-01-11 11:10 - 2020-05-02
Location: Vilniaus universiteto Konfucijaus institutas, M.K. Čiurlionio g. 21, II korpusas, Vilnius

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Jewish Heritage in Kaunasrenginys

2019-12-10

Date and time: 2019-12-14 16:00 - 2019-12-14 18:00
Location: Sandėlių g. 7, Kaunas

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Photography Exhibition “(Not) Nostalgic Autumn”renginys

2019-12-06

Date and time: 2019-12-10 17:15 - 2020-01-31 17:00
Location: Azija LT, Savanorių pr. 3-2, Kaunas

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Kimekomi Workshoprenginys

2019-12-04

Date and time: 2019-12-14 15:00 - 2019-12-14 17:00
Location: Japonų kultūros namai, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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AnimeWeekend: WinterFall’19renginys

2019-12-02

Date and time: 2019-12-14 10:30 - 12019-12-15 17:00
Location: Mykolo Romerio Universitetas, Ateities g. 20, Vilnius

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Festival of Light “Magnificent Chinese Lanterns 2019”renginys

2019-11-26

Date and time: 2019-11-23 16:00 - 2020-01-05 22:00
Location: Pakruojo dvaras, Pakruojo kaimas, Pakruojo rajonas, Pakruojis

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Movie “Weathering With You” Premiere in Lithuaniarenginys

2019-11-11

Date and time: 2019-12-13 - 2019-12-31
Location: Lietuvos kino teatrai

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Royal Textiles from the Land of the Peaceful Dragon – Kingdom of Bhutanrenginys

2019-10-31

Date and time: 2019-10-25 - 2019-12-22
Location: Nacionalinis muziejus Lietuvos Didžiosios Kunigaikštystės Valdovų rūmai, Katedros a. 4, Vilnius

National Museum – Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania in cooperation with the Bhutan Textile Museum are organising an international exhibition “Royal Textiles from the Land of the Peaceful Dragon – Kingdom of Bhutan”. The aim of the exhibition is to present unique and extraordinary textile culture of the Kingdom of Bhutan and to promote intercultural cooperation. More…

Chinese Art: Between Past and Present, China and the Westrenginys

2019-10-16

Date and time: 2019-11-06 18:30 - 2020-02-19 20:20
Location: VU Konfucijaus institutas, M. K. Čiurlionio g. 21, Vilnius

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Visit to Japanese Garden with a Streamrenginys

2019-10-11

Date and time: 2019-10-13 11:00 - 2019-12-29 16:00
Location: Japoniškas sodas SEI SHIN EN, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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Japanese Language – Level 4 Courserenginys

2019-09-18

Date and time: 2019-10-15 - 2020-01-28 18:45
Location: Japonų kultūros namai, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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Japaanese Language Course for Beginnersrenginys

2019-08-14

Date and time: 2019-09-05 18:00-20:15 - 2019-12-19 18:45
Location: Japonų kultūros namai, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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Past events

Sufi’s Music and Solo Meditation from Iranrenginys

2019-12-11

Date and time: 2019-12-12 18:00 - 2019-12-12 20:00
Location: GAJA namai, Savanorių pr. 130A, Kaunas

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Ceremony of book donation to Asian Books Spacerenginys

2019-12-09

Date and time: 2019-12-10 11:30 - 2019-12-10 12:00
Location: Azijos knygų erdvė, K. Donelaičio g. 52, Kaunas

VMU Centre for Asian Studies together with Fukuyama Transporting. Co and its Komaru Kotsu Foundation invites all to the official ceremony of donation of books that will mark the opening of Komaru Bunko – a special collection of books dedicated to Japanese studies and curated by the Foundation. The event will be taking place on December 10, 11:30 AM at Asian Books Space (Vaclovas Biržiška Reading Room, K. Donelaičio st. 52, Kaunas). More…

Notebook Workshop: Origami and Japanese Bookbindingrenginys

2019-11-29

Date and time: 2019-012-08 15:00 - 2019-2-08 17:00
Location: Japonų kultūros namai, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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Sacred Texts of the World: Biography of “The Revival of Religious Sciences””renginys

2019-11-27

Date and time: 2019-12-05 18:00 - 2019-12-05 19:30
Location: Lietuvos nacionalinė Martyno Mažvydo biblioteka, Gedimino pr. 51, Vilnius

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Time for Asia: open lecture about Chiune Sugihararenginys

2019-11-26

Date and time: 2019-11-26 12:30 - 2019-11-26 14:00
Location: 512 auditorija, K. Donelaičio g. 52, Kaunas

The Centre for Asian Studies continues “Time for Asia” events and invites you on November 26 to an open lecture given by a visiting lecturer Mr. Shingo Masunaga. The guest from University of Turku (Turku, Finland) will speak on topic “Lost in Translation in Helsinki?: Intelligence Activities of Chiune Sugihara in the Interwar Finland”.

Regardless of Academic or non-Academic interests, Chiune Sugihara and his decision to save thousands of More…

Open Lecture “Regional and Urban Developments in China and Comparisons with the European experience”renginys

2019-11-25

Date and time: 2019-11-27 12:00 - 2019-11-13:30
Location: VU Ekonomikos ir verslo administravimo fakultetas, Saulėtekio al. 9 (II rūmai), Vilnius

Vilnius University Confucius institute would like to invite you to a public lecture “Regional and Urban Developments in China and Comparisons with the European experience”, which will be delivered by a special guest from the University of Thessaly (Greece), Professor of Economics dr. George Petrakos.

This lecture will aim at comprehending the peculiarities of urban and regional systems of China and Europe in order to further dialogue opportunities. In doing so we attempt to learn from the interaction by drawing lessons More…

Lecture “Religion and Immunity”renginys

2019-11-22

Date and time: 2019-11-28 18:00 - 2019-11-28 19:30
Location: Lietuvos nacionalinė Martyno Mažvydo biblioteka, Gedimino pr. 51, Vilnius

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Tastes of Indiarenginys

2019-11-21

Date and time: 2019-11-25 18:00 - 2019-11-25 20:00
Location: Čiop Čiop, V. Putvinskio g. 50, Kaunas

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Publications

Knyga apie šalies įvaizdžio politikąknyga

2018-05-04

It seems that Nietzsche was right saying that “All things are enlinked, enlaced and enamoured”. Dr. Aurelijus Zykas, the professor of Vytautas Magnus University and the head of the Centre for Asian Studies during the Vilnius Book Fair 2018 introduced his new monograph Lead by Soft Power: Communication of Country’s Image and Japan. Precisely in this, his already second published book, A. Zykas, while using his own and referring to works and researches of other sociologists, More…

Pasirodė Rumi poezijos vertimasversta-literatura

2018-05-04

Poet of the Middle Ages, the Sufi mystic of Rumi (1207-1273) is one of the most popular poets in the Western world. There is nothing new that the name of Rumi in Lithuania was heard at least for those who were interested in Oriental culture and poetry, but his work is still a little known. Therefore, it’s urgent to introduce a poetry book: Rumi’s little book of life: The Garden of the Soul, the Heart, and the Spirit – to collect translations from various works of Rumi and to allow the More…

Pasirodė naujas H. Murakami knygos vertimasversta-literatura

2018-05-02

This novel is about a 21 year old guy, who studies biology and came back home for summer holidays. Having a lot of free time leads narrator and his old friend called “Rat“ spending a big portion of it in J‘s bar. There they just drink beer and smoke. The main character of the novel is quite a silent guy but he ponders about many different things. Most of his contemplations revolve around his three ex girlfriends, strange accidents, carnal love and his new friend who has lost one More…

Pasirodė nauja knyga apie Korėjąknyga

2018-04-30

Kuksando is a thousand years old Korean education system of body and spirit. It is a Korean wisdom school which helps people to discover the harmony of their emotions, body, and mind, recover youthful energy and overcome stress. Due to meditation, physical movements, specific breathing techniques human beings can become persevering and strong both physically and spiritually. More…

Išsami knyga apie Japonijąknyga

2018-04-30

“I will see what can I do for Japan and what Japan can do for me. This book is the result of that project.” with these words, the author presents the idea of this book. Because of such words reader is able to understand that this book will certainly not be a dry academic textbook or information guide, how to survive in Japan. A. Kleiva describes this book as an entirety of his personal experiences, thoughts, and stories he was able to collect during his life in Japan. More…

Initiators of the project: Japan foundation VDU
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