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Hon.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Birgit Kellner
Kellner, B., Mc Allister, P., Lasic, H., & McClintock, S. (2020). Preface. In B. Kellner, P. McAllister, H. Lasic, & S. McClintock (Eds.), Reverberations of Dharmakīrti’s Philosophy: Proceedings of the Fifth International Dharmakīrti Conference Heidelberg, August 26 to 30, 2014 (pp. xi–xvi). Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften (ÖAW). Sitzungsberichte / Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Philosophisch-Historische Klasse Vol. 904 Beiträge zur Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte Asiens Vol. 104 https://austriaca.at/9783700188605

Akahane, R., Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), & Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.) (2020). A New Critical Edition of Jñānagarbha’s Satyadvayavibhaṅga with Śāntarakṣita’s Commentary. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 96


Kellner, B. (2020). On editing Sanskrit texts digitally: tools, methods and implications. In B. Kellner, X. Li, & J. Kramer (Eds.), Sanskrit Manuscripts in China III: Proceedings of a panel at the 2016 Beijing International Seminar on Tibetan Studies, August 1 to 4 (pp. 93-106). China Translation & Publishing House.

Kellner, B., Li, X., & Kramer, J. (2020). Preface. In B. Kellner, X. Li, & J. Kramer (Eds.), Sanskrit Manuscripts in China III: Proceedings of a panel at the 2016 Beijing International Seminar on Tibetan Studies, August 1 to 4 (pp. 1-4). China Translation & Publishing House.

Woo, J., Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), & Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.) (2020). Ratnakīrti’s Kṣaṇabhaṅgasiddhi-Anvayātmikā: Critical Edition and Annotated Translation. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 96

Hugon, P., & Kellner, B. (Eds.) (2020). Rethinking Scholastic Communities: Ideologies of Translation II. Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften (ÖAW).


Moriyama, S., Kellner, B., Mathes, K-D., & Wieser-Much, M. (Eds.) (2020). Transmission and Transformation of Buddhist Logic and Epistemology in East Asia. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 97


Higgins, D., Draszczyk, M., Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), & Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.) (2019). Buddha Nature Reconsidered: The Eight Karma pa's Middle Path. Vol. 1: Introduction and analysis. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 95 No. 1

Higgins, D., Draszczyk, M., Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), & Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.) (2019). Buddha Nature Reconsidered: The Eight Karma pa's Middle Path. Vol. 2: An anthology of his writings: critical texts and annotated translations. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 95 No. 2


Kellner, B. (2019). Introduction: Buddhism and the Dynamics of Transculturality. In B. Kellner (Ed.), Buddhism and the Dynamics of Transculturality: New Approaches (pp. 1-14). De Gruyter. Religion and Society Vol. 64

Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.), & Saccone, M. S. (2018). On the Nature of Things: A Buddhist Debate on Cognitions and Their Object. With a Manuscript Description by Paolo Giunta. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 94

Kellner, B., Mathes, K-D., Wieser-Much, M., von Criegern, O., Melzer, G., & Schneider, J. (Eds.) (2018). Saddharmāmṛtam: Festschrift für Jens-Uwe Hartmann zum 65. Geburtstag. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 93

Kellner, B. (2017). Proofs of Idealism in Buddhist Epistemology: Dharmakīrti’s Refutation of External Objects. In J. Tuske (Ed.), The Bloomsbury Research Handbook of Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics (pp. 103-128). Bloomsbury Publishing. Bloomsbury Research Handbooks in Asian Philosophy

Erschbamer, M., Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), & Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.) (2017). The 'Ba'-ra-ba bKa'-brgyud-pa: Historical and Contemporary Studies. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 92

Higgins, D., Draszczyk, M., Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), & Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.) (2016). Mahāmudrā and the Middle Way: Post-classical Kagyü Discourses on Mind, Emptiness and Buddha-Nature. Introduction, Views of Authors and Final Reflections . Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 90

Higgins, D., Draszczyk, M., Kellner, B. (Ed.), Mathes, K-D. (Ed.), & Wieser-Much, M. (Ed.) (2016). Mahāmudrā and the Middle Way: Post-classical Kagyü Discourses on Mind, Emptiness and Buddha-Nature. Translations, Critical Texts, Bibliography and Index. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 90

Words of Welcome as director of the IKGA

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

19 Sep 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Wie bringt man die Wolke des Nichtwissens zum Verschwinden? Bemerkungen zur Gestalt des Erlösungswegs im Mahāyāna-Buddhismus

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

13 Sep 202015 Sep 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Sanskrit manuscripts in the Tibetan Autonomous Region and Their Study

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

15 Jul 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Worshipped as precious relics? On the valuation of Indian manuscripts in the history of Tibetan Buddhism

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

7 Feb 20208 Feb 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Dharmottara on nonapprehension (anupalabdhi) in the Pramāṇaviniścayaṭīkā

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

19 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Looking back and moving forward: 60 years of Austrian-Japanese exchange and cooperation in South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

18 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Welcome and Introduction: Exploring Himalayan Textual Heritage

Martin Gaenszle (Speaker), Christian Schicklgruber (Speaker), Birgit Kellner (Speaker) & Ernst Steinkellner (Speaker)

14 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Philosophy and soteriology in late Indian Mahāyāna Buddhism: Kamalaśīla on reasoning and meditation

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

14 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Does meditation produce knowledge? Kamalaśīla on the relationship between philosophy and meditative practice

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

17 Jun 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Philosophy and soteriology in late Indian Mahāyāna Buddhism: Kamalaśīla on reasoning and meditation

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

23 May 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Kamalaśīla’s account of attaining nonconceptual gnosis (nirvikalpajñāna)

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

29 Nov 20183 Dec 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The Logico-Epistemological Tradition of Indian Buddhism: a Brief Introduction

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

21 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Rationality and Meditative Experience in Late Indian Mahāyāna Buddhism – Glimpses from Kamalaśīla

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

10 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Can philosophy remove conceptual construction? Kamalaśīla’s account of how to enter non-conceptual gnosis

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

23 Mar 201825 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


How to Read Dharmakīrti’s saṃvedana-inference

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

20 Aug 201725 Aug 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Bibliography and Prosopography in the Digital Age: EAST (Epistemology and Argumentation in South Asia and Tibet) and its Challenges

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

22 May 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The Development of SARIT 2013–2017: Goals, Achievements, Problems

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

22 May 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Introduction and Conclusions

Christina Lutter (Speaker) & Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

13 Jan 201714 Jan 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Failed Missions : Late 19th and Early 20th Century Searches for Sanskrit Manuscripts in Tibet

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

13 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


On Editing Sanskrit Texts Digitally – Tools, Methods and Implications

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

2 Aug 20164 Aug 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


On Proving Idealism: Arguments from Dharmakīrti

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

13 Jul 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Phenomenology, Idealism, both or neither? Making Sense of Yogācāra-Vijñānavāda Arguments against External Objects

Birgit Kellner (Speaker)

11 Mar 201612 Mar 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



Buddhist.Philosophie

Kellner, B., MacDonald, A. & Moriyama, S.

1/07/0630/06/11

Project: Research funding


Department of South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies

Spitalgasse 2, Hof 2 (Campus)
1090 Wien

birgit.kellner@univie.ac.at