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Asian studies in Lithuania

Upcoming events

9th Japanese Festivalrenginys

2018-07-12

Date and time: 2018-07-21 13:00 - 2018-07-21 17:00
Location: Japoniškas sodas, Sodų g., Mažučių k., Darbėnų sen., Kretingos rajonas

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7th Friendly Aikido Seminar with Iwama Takemusurenginys

2018-07-12

Date and time: 2018-07-21 10:00 - 2018-07-21 18:00
Location: Aiki Shuren Dojo Kaunas, A. Mickevičiaus g. 2, Kaunas

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Presentation of “The Book of Dharma” and Meeting with the Authorrenginys

2018-07-12

Date and time: 2018-07-19 18:00 - 2018-07-19 19:30
Location: Lietuvos nacionalinė Martyno Mažvydo biblioteka, Gedimino pr. 51, Vilnius

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Contemporary Japanese and Lithuanian Woodblock Prints “Woodcut Effect”renginys

2018-06-28

Date and time: 2018-07-13 12:00 - 2018-08-30 12:00
Location: Vilniaus rotušė, Didžioji g. 31, Vilnius

The opening – July 17, 6 pm (Vilnius Town Hall, Didžioji str. 31, Vilnius)

The intrigue offered by joined exhibition “Woodcut effect: Contemporary Japanese and Lithuanian Woodblock Prints” is a possibility to compare the works by contemporary woodcut artists coming from two outstanding traditions and to reveal the range of technical capabilities and variations of old graphic techniques today. This opportunity to get acquainted with contemporary Japanese woodcuts was granted by the main partner of the More…

Visit to the Japanese Garden with a Streamrenginys

2018-06-20

Date and time: 2018-06-24 11:00 - 2018-08-12 16:00
Location: Japoniškas sodas SEI SHIN EN, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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Japanese Coir and Drumsrenginys

2018-06-15

Date and time: 2018-07-27 19:00 - 2018-07-27 22:00
Location: Valdovų Rūmai, Katedros a. 4, Vilnius

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Rumi Eveningsrenginys

2018-06-05

Date and time: 2018-06-07 19:00 - 2018-09-20 21:00
Location: Rumi namai, Utenos g. 38, Vilnius

Mystical stories of Mathnavi Jala-al din Mohammad Balkhi (Rumi) with reciting, translating and discussions about the philosophy of Sufism in Persian culture. Mathnavi shows how to live in spiritual way in our daily lives. At the end we invite anyone who can play on any instrument for the jam session, we will play for peace and love.

We try to meet every Thursdays regularly in Rumi Namai and talk about Rumi and his poems. More…

Call for Papers: 2018 EAJRS Conference in Kaunasrenginys

2018-03-27

Date and time: 2018-03-01 - 2018-09-15
Location: Kaunas

We are now accepting registrations and proposals for presentations for the 28th EAJRS conference to be held in Kaunas 12-15 September 2018, organized by the Centre for Asian Studies of Vytautas Magnus University. The partners of the event are Tokyo University of Foreign Studies Global Japan Office and VMU Library.

If you plan to attend, please complete the registration form and return it to eajrs@eajrs.net. More…

Past events

Indian Classical Music for Meditationrenginys

2018-07-11

Date and time: 2018-07-14 14:00 - 2018-07-14 15:30
Location: Vilniaus mokytojų namai, Vilniaus g. 39, Vilnius.

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Torah’s Cycle of the Year. Weekly Reading: “Vayeshev”renginys

2018-07-09

Date and time: 2018-07-15 12:00 - 2018-07-15 13:30
Location: Valstybinis Vilniaus Gaono žydų muziejus, Naugarduko g. 10 - 2, Vilnius

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BaBa ZuLa – alternative from Istanbulrenginys

2018-07-04

Date and time: 2018-07-12 19:00 - 2018-07-12 21:00
Location: Rotušės aikštė 19, Kaunas

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AK-choir concert in Japanese Gardenrenginys

2018-07-02

Date and time: 2018-07-05 18:00 - 2018-07-05 19:00
Location: Japoniškas sodas SEI SHIN EN, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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Japanese Calligraphy Workshoprenginys

2018-06-29

Date and time: 2018-06-30 11:00 - 2018-06-30 13:00
Location: Japonų kultūros namai, T. Kosciuškos g. 26, Vilnius

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Kendo Presentation in Vilkaviškisrenginys

2018-06-27

Date and time: 2018-06-30 13:00 - 2018-06-30 16:00
Location: Vilkaviškio kultūros centras, Vytauto g. 28, Vilkaviškis

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Presentation of the Book “Garden of Morning Dew”renginys

2018-06-26

Date and time: 2018-06-28 18:00 - 2018-06-28 20:00
Location: Lietuvos nacionalinė Martyno Mažvydo biblioteka, Gedimino pr. 51, Vilnius

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Torah’s Cycle of the Year. Weekly Reading: “Vayshlach”renginys

2018-06-25

Date and time: 2018-07-01 12:00 - 2018-07-01 13:30
Location: Valstybinis Vilniaus Gaono žydų muziejus, Naugarduko g. 10 - 2, Vilnius

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Inconvenient Films. Movie Screening “Raving Iran”renginys

2018-06-22

Date and time: 2018-06-28 18:00 - 2018-06-28 20:00
Location: Lietuvos nacionalinė Martyno Mažvydo biblioteka, Gedimino pr. 51, Vilnius

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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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