HIROSHI NEMOTO

Last Updated :2022/08/02

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Professor
E-mail
nemotohiroshima-u.ac.jp
Self-introduction
Buddhist thought and culture in India and Tibet.

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Hiroshima University
  • Master of Arts, Hiroshima University

Research Fields

  • Humanities;Philosophy;Chinese philosophy / Indian philosophy / Buddhist studies

Research Keywords

  • Buddhist thought
  • Tibet
  • Madhyamaka
  • Theory of Time
  • Tsong kha pa

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • The Japanese Association for Indian and Buddhist Studies
  • Nihon Buddhist Research Association
  • Japanese Association for Tibetan Studies
  • The Toho Gakkai (The Institute of Eastern Culture)
  • International Association of Buddhist Studies
  • International Association for Tibetan Studies

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Introductory Seminar for First-Year Students
  2. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, General Introduction of Indian Philosophy
  3. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, General Introduction of Buddhism
  4. 2022, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Introductory Tibetan
  5. 2022, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Philological Study of Basic Buddhist Texts A
  6. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Philological Study of Basic Buddhist Texts B
  7. 2022, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Special Seminar in Indian Philosophy and Buddhism A
  8. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Special Seminar in Indian Philosophy and Buddhism B
  9. 2022, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Special Seminar in Indian Philosophy and Buddhism C
  10. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Special Seminar in Indian Philosophy and Buddhism D
  11. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Introduction to Humanities
  12. 2022, Undergraduate Education, First Semester, Guidance on Graduation Thesis A
  13. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Guidance on Graduation Thesis B
  14. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Graduation Thesis
  15. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Special Research Tutorial II (Philosophy)
  16. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Humanities and Social Sciences and Society (English Class)
  17. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Study of Buddhism
  18. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Study of the History of Buddhist Philosophy
  19. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Seminar on Buddhism A
  20. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Seminar on Buddhism B
  21. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, General Seminar on Indian Philosophy and Buddhism A
  22. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, General Seminar on Indian Philosophy and Buddhism B
  23. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Special Research
  24. 2022, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Special Research
  25. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Special Research
  26. 2022, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Special Research

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Tsong-kha-pa's Interpretation of Three Times, Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies, 53(1), 29-31, 2004
  2. Tsong kha pa on the Prāsaṅgika View of Time, Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies, 56(3), 132-136, 2008
  3. On the dGe lugs pa Concept of Permanence, Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies, 57(3), 126-130, 2009
  4. Tsong kha pa on the Madhyamakāvatāra VI. 39, Śrīnidhiḥ, Prof. Shrikant Shankar Bahulkar’s Gratitude Volume, 375-397, 2009
  5. Tsong kha pa on the Three Times: New Light on the Buddhist Theory of Time, Logic and Belief in Indian Philosophy, 605-613, 2010
  6. ★, The Proof of Impermanence in the dGe lugs pa's pramāṇa Theory, Religion and Logic in Buddhist Philosophical Analysis (Proceedings of the Fourth International Dharmakīrti Conference, Vienna, August 23–27, 2005), 363-374, 2011
  7. ★, Who is a Proper Opponent? The Tibetan Buddhist Concept of phyi rgol yang dag, Journal of Indian Philosophy, 41(2), 151-165, 2013
  8. ★, Compositional Styles in Classical Tibetan Literature: The Poetic Verse of 'Jam dbyangs bzhad pa ngag dbang brtson 'grus, Current Issues and Progress in Tibetan Studies, Proceedings of the Third International Seminar of Young Tibetologists, Kobe 2012, 51, 303-316, 2014
  9. Review of the Tibetan Logic, by Katherine Manchester Rogers, Indo-Iranian Journal, 57, 190-198, 2014
  10. ★, The Myth of Maitreya in Tibet, Journal of Tibetology, 10, 99-110, 2015
  11. Buddhism and Poetry in Tibet: A Study of Tsong kha pa's rTen 'brel bstod pa, Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies, 64(3), 241-248, 201603
  12. Rten 'brel bstod pa'i skor dpyod pa, Rje tsong kha pa zhib 'jug, Rje tsong kha pa'i rgyal spyi'i rig gzhung bgro gleng tshogs 'du skabs dang po'i dpyad rtsom phyogs bsgrigs, 208-215, 2016
  13. An introduction to the study of Lcang skya rol pa'i rdo rje's Lta mgur, The Annals of the Research Project Center for the Comparative Study of Logic, 57-68, 2017
  14. Tsong kha pa et al. on the Object of Negation (dgag bya), Tetsugaku, 69, 95-105, 20170731
  15. Tsong kha pa's View of the Human, 82, 44-61, 20170831
  16. The Meghadūta in Tibet, The Historical Development of Tibeto-Himalayan Civilization, 245-260, 20180331
  17. Appearance and Emptiness: A study of the Lta mgur (1), The Annals of the Research Project Center for the Comparative Study of Logic, 55-73, 20180325
  18. Emptiness and Fear in the Madhyamaka Philosophy in India and Tibet, Tetsugaku, 70, 155-165, 20180731
  19. Songs on the Madhyamaka Thought: A Study of the Lta mgur (2), The Annals of the Research Project Center for the Comparative Study of Logic, 16, 13-28, 20190325
  20. Tsong kha pa's Madhyamaka Philosophy in the Formative Period, Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies, 68(3), 158-164, 202003
  21. A Study of the Rtag ngu'i rtogs brjod, The Annals of the Research Project Center for the Comparative Study of Logic, 17, 15-64, 202003
  22. Dharmakīrti's Notion of Permanence and Its Impact on the Tibetan Buddhist Doctrine of Buddhahood, Reverberations of Dharmakīrti's Philosophy: Proceedings of the Fifth International Dharmakīrti Conference Heidelberg, August 26 to 30, 2014, 301-311, 202103
  23. The Poetic World of Tsong kha pa : A Study of the Rten 'brel bstod pa (4), 20150325
  24. On the term skad cig ma (ksana) in the dGe lugs pa exegeteical literature, 12-26, 2007
  25. A Study of the Rāma na'i gtam rgyud: Introductory Notes and an Annotated Translation of the First Part, The Annals of the Research Project Center for the Comparative Study of Logic, 18, 7-68, 202103
  26. A Study of the Rā ma ṇa'i gtam rgyud: An Analysis of Rhetoric and an Annotated Translation of the Second Part, The Annals of the Research Project Center for the Comparative Study of Logic, 13-105, 20220325

Publications such as books

  1. 2013, dBu ma tshig gsal gyi ti ka, Part I, Toyo Bunko, 2013, Joint work, 9784809702532
  2. 2016/09, Tsong kha pa's Philosophy and Poetry: A Study of the Rten 'brel bstod pa, Heirakuji-Shoten, 2016, 9, Scholarly Book, Single work, 日本語, Hiroshi Nemoto
  3. 2018, dBu ma tshig gsal gyi ti ka, Part II, Toyo Bunko, 2018, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Zhang Thang sag pa 'Byung gnas ye shes ; [edited by] Yoshimizu Chizuko, Nemoto Hiroshi, Kazuo Kano
  4. 2018/07, Sprin gyi pho nya, 2018, 7, Scholarly Book, Joint Translation, チベット語, Rgya ye bkra bho, Rtsa ba shes rab bzang po, 978-7-5211-0067-9, 252

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. KAKENHI, 2014, 2015
  2. KAKENHI, 2016, 2019