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<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: The Dharma’s Place in the Global Climate Change Crisis
Buddhism has a key role to play in environmental awareness
Uploaded 4 Nov 2016
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: Science and Buddhism—Alliance and Friendship, Not Ideological Uniformity
Building dialogues and connections with science
Uploaded 7 Oct 2016
Three Ways, Two Paths, and One Practice for Rebirth
Rebirth in the Land of Bliss through Amitabha-recitation
Uploaded 13 Nov 2015
Karmic Circumstance—Who Is Entitled to be Reborn in the Pure Land?
Insights into overcoming karmic circumstances to attain rebirth in Amitabha's Pure Land
Uploaded 16 Oct 2015
The Transition from Mixed Practice to Exclusive Practice
The Two Paths in Pure Land Buddhism   Practitioners who have studied the Shandao tradition of pristine Pure Land Buddhism will in all probability possess an extensive knowledge of the Pure Land t
Uploaded 30 Apr 2015
Zhang Huan: Sculpting a Name in Art
Whether it is his unconventional performance art, his photography, or his sculpture, Chinese artist Zhang Huan’s remarkable repertoire is rebellious, eccentric, controversial—and spiritual, particular
Uploaded 30 Jan 2015
A General Overview of the 17th IABS Congress in Vienna (18–23 August 2014)
On the way to Vienna for the 17th Congress of the International Association of Buddhist Studies (IABS) in the early morning of 18 August, the good memories of the 16th Congress at Dharma Drum Mountain
Uploaded 17 Oct 2014
The Future of Buddhism in India: An Interview with Dr. Ravindra Panth
“Buddhism never went extinct in India,” declares the Director of Nava Nalanda Mahavihara a Pali institute in Bihar. Dr. R. Panth is referring to one of the darkest periods of Indian Buddhist history:
Uploaded 3 Jun 2014
Emperor Wu of Liang, the August Thearch Bodhisattva
The common narrative of Chinese dynastic history is a story of the “sons of heaven” (tianzi 天子): great men (and one woman, Wu Zetian) who enforced the Mandate of Heaven until they lost it and were ove
Uploaded 12 Mar 2014
Other-Power in Pure Land Buddhism
One of the main discussions around Pure Land Buddhism is that of Other Power versus Self Power. Indeed one of the major criticisms of Pure Land Buddhism is its emphasis on the power of Amitabha Buddha
Uploaded 29 Aug 2013
Other-Power in Pure Land Buddhism
One of the main discussions around Pure Land Buddhism is that of Other Power versus Self Power. Indeed one of the major criticisms of Pure Land Buddhism is its emphasis on the power of Amitabha Buddha
Uploaded 5 Jul 2013
Buddhist Ethics: Compassion for All
Dr. Lisa Kemmerer is a philosopher-activist dedicated to working against oppression, whether on behalf of the environment, nonhuman animals, or disempowered human beings. Her books include In Search o
Uploaded 21 Jan 2013
Just a Little Awareness!
Most of the time in our life we do not do what we actually should do. Rather, we do what we think we should do. Thus we are controlled by our thoughts and emotions rather than regulated by our duties.
Uploaded 1 Sep 2011
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