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Continuing the Legacy of Chan Master Sheng Yen
The story of the founder of Dharma Drum Mountain
Uploaded 29 Dec 2016
An Illuminating Exhibition on the Transmission of Buddhist Art at the Palace Museum in Beijing
From India to China, a history in Buddhist sculpture
Uploaded 25 Nov 2016
The New Ancient Religions Gallery at the Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore
New Ancient Religions gallery draws on pan-Asian Buddhist art traditions
Uploaded 8 Jan 2016
The Kanheri Caves, Mumbai: A Precious Monument to Buddhist Civilization
A fascinating glimpse into the ancient roots of Buddhism
Uploaded 14 Aug 2015
<i>Treasures from Asia’s Oldest Museum: Buddhist Art from the Indian Museum, Kolkata</i> – Exhibition Review
Review of an art exhibit at the Asian Civilisations Museum
Uploaded 31 Jul 2015
<i>Shifting Stones, Shaping the Past: Sculpture from the Buddhist Stupas of Andhra Pradesh</i> – Book Review
A new book about Buddhist landmarks in Andhra Pradesh
Uploaded 10 Jul 2015
A General Overview of the Section “Buddhist Art and Architecture” at the IABS 2014
As I am not an art historian, I had some hesitation in attending the talks on “Buddhist Art and Architecture.” However, after reading the abstracts, I was surprised to learn that the resea
Uploaded 17 Oct 2014
Jewel in the Crown: Bengal's Buddhist Revival in the 19th and 20th Centuries
In Buddhist Studies, a narrative I believe to be erroneous dominates the sub-discipline of Indo-Tibetan research. The story goes that Buddhism disappeared from the Indian subcontinent completely after
Uploaded 2 May 2014
Reflections on Buddhist Sites in Malaysia
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.   --- Francis Bacon (1561-1626)   The Mahindarama Buddhist Temple is located in the beautiful city of Penang
Uploaded 26 Mar 2014
Thriving Buddhist Communities in Bangladesh: Part One
Editor’s note: Jnan Nanda completed his BA Hons from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and his MA from the University of Hong Kong where he presently teaches Reading in Buddhist Sanskrit T
Uploaded 16 Dec 2013
In the Footprints of the Saints: Diary of a Pilgrim’s Inner and Outer Journeys in Sri Lanka
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 1, October 2006.        How joyful to look upon the Awakened  And to keep company with the wise. Follow the shi
Uploaded 17 Apr 2013
Part Two: The Traditional View
Perhaps no religious icon is as widely used and well-known as the image of the Buddha seated in meditation.  Yet one of the curiosities of history is that there is no evidence of images of the Buddha,
Uploaded 1 Dec 2012
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