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Mag. Dr. Markus Viehbeck
T: +43-1-4277-43566



Viehbeck, M. (2019). Indo-Tibetan Relations in Tibetan Polemical Discourse: Reconsidering Cultural Dynamics between Tradition and Innovation. In B. Kellner (Ed.), Buddhism and the Dynamics of Transculturality: New Approaches (pp. 201-224). De Gruyter. Religion and Society Vol. 64




Viehbeck, M. (2017). Introduction: Cultural History as a History of Encounters - A 'Contact Perspective'. In M. Viehbeck (Ed.), Transcultural Encounters in the Himalayan Borderlands: Kalimpong as a “Contact Zone” (pp. 1-22). Heidelberg University Publishing.

Viehbeck, M. (2017). 'The First Tibetan at a Western University?': Entanglements of Scholarship, Buddhism, and Power in Kalimpong and Beyond. In M. Viehbeck (Ed.), Transcultural Encounters in the Himalayan Borderlands: Kalimpong as a “Contact Zone” (pp. 273-300). Heidelberg University Publishing.

Viehbeck, M. (Ed.) (2017). Transcultural Encounters in the Himalayan Borderlands: Kalimpong as a “Contact Zone”. Heidelberg University Publishing. Heidelberg Studies on Transculturality Vol. 3





Viehbeck, M. (2015). English summary of Geshe Phuntshog Nyima's article "Gangs can dol po'i chos rig". In P. Mc Allister, C. Scherrer-Schaub, & H. Krasser (Eds.), Cultural Flows across the Western Himalaya (pp. 487-489). Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften (ÖAW).


Viehbeck, M. (2014). Performing Text as Practice: Rdza Dpal sprul’s Practice Manual on the Bodhi(sattva)caryāvatāra. In T. Takeuchi, K. Iwao, A. Nishida, S. Kumagai, & M. Yamamoto (Eds.), Current Issues and Progress in Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Third International Seminar of Young Tibetologists, Kobe 2012 (pp. 553-571). Kobe City University of Foreign Studies.

Viehbeck, M. (2014). Polemics in Indo-Tibetan Scholasticism: A Late 19th-Century Debate between 'Ju Mi pham and Dpa' ris Rab gsal. Arbeitskreis für tibetische und buddhistische Studien der Universität Wien. Wiener Studien zur Tibetologie und Buddhismuskunde Vol. 86



Textual Treasures and Endangered Manuscript Traditions in the Himalayas

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

10 May 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


News from Resources for Kanjur & Tanjur Studies: Buddhist Canonical Collections in the Himalayan Borderlands

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

14 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The Shifting Places of Textual Collections in Tibetan Monasteries, Illustrated by Canonical Manuscripts from Mustang

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

12 Jul 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Digital Tools and Philological Challenges in Working with Tibetan Canonical Literature (Seminar)

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

2 Feb 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Off the Mainstream: Tracing a Network of Sūtra Collections across the Himalayas

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

31 Jan 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Polemics as Literary and Conceptual Framework: A Case Study from Nineteenth-Century Tibet

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

29 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


A Sūtra Canon Distinct from the Kanjur? Reports from Buddhist Textual Collections in Mustang and Dolpo

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

17 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Sūtra Collections from Namgyal Monastery, Mustang – A Kanjur in the Making?

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

22 Oct 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Computing Kanjurs: Research Perspectives and Online Resources of the Tibetan Manuscript Project Vienna (TMPV)

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

13 Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Über das Verhältnis von Texten und Kontexten: Ein Blick in die rezentere Buch- und Kulturgeschichte Tibets

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

23 Jan 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The Debate between 'Ju Mi pham and Dpa' ris Rab gsal : Tibetan Controversies on the Indian Tradition

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

26 Apr 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A Middle Way of Synthesis and Segregation : An Introduction to the Madhyamaka-Philosophy of 'Ju Mi pham

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

13 Dec 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A Restless Rnying ma-Reviver : The Life of 'Ju Mi pham (1846-1912) and the Debates with the Dge lugs pa-Tradition

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

6 Dec 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Die Lehre von satyadvaya in 'Ju Mi phams Nor bu ke ta ka

Markus Viehbeck (Speaker)

24 Sep 2007

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Kanjur-Sammlungen in Grenzgebieten Tibets

Tauscher, H., Viehbeck, M. & Laine, B.

12/06/1711/04/22

Project: Research funding


Tibetan Madhyamaka exegesis: later developments

Tauscher, H. & Viehbeck, M.

7/02/076/10/10

Project: Research funding


Department of South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies

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markus.viehbeck@univie.ac.at