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Gereon Kopf is professor of religion at Luther College, Iowa, USA.

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Who Am I — Self-discovery in Japanese Zen Practice
On the nature and purpose of selfless self-awareness
Uploaded 26 May 2017
Samurai and Monks: Lessons in Impermanence
Examining the Tale of Heike
Uploaded 24 Mar 2017
Why Meditate?
Understanding the transformative approaches to meditation in Japanese Buddhism
Uploaded 27 Jan 2017
Does a Philosopher Have Buddha-nature?
Dōgen's take on the enlightened nature within us all
Uploaded 4 Nov 2016
How to Read Japanese Buddhist Texts?
Approaching historical Buddhist texts
Uploaded 9 Sep 2016
How to Face Death - Pilgrimages and Death Rituals in Japanese Buddhism
Consoling those who have lost a loved one and memorializing those who have passed
Uploaded 15 Jan 2016
Drinking Tea—Meeting the Buddha
Gereon Kopf on Buddhism in the tea ceremony
Uploaded 18 Sep 2015
Shinto: The Way of, to, and with the Gods!
Exploring the Shinto tradition
Uploaded 19 Jun 2015
Humility, Faith, and Other-Power: Shinran’s "Tannisho"
The so-called sectarianism of Buddhism in Japan has enabled Pure Land Buddhism to develop as a quasi-independent tradition within Buddhism. One of the central figures of Pure Land Buddhist thought and
Uploaded 20 Mar 2015
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