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A History of Buddhism in the Czech Republic
How Buddhism transformed a young nation
Uploaded 11 Dec 2019
Going Native: The History of Buddhism in China
The Sinitic absorption and stewardship of Mahayana
Uploaded 22 Jan 2018
Lotus Tour of the Silk Road, 15–23 October 2016: Wuwei City Museum
A journey into the history of Buddhism in China
Uploaded 24 Mar 2017
The Making of Buddhist Wood Sculptures in China
A deeper examination of Buddhist statuary in Chinese history
Uploaded 27 Jan 2017
The Sutra of the Great Siddhartha Festival
Visions and revelations from Bodh Gaya
Uploaded 6 Jan 2017
Exploring Engaged Buddhism with Professor Christopher Queen
The role of Buddhism in fostering global change
Uploaded 16 Dec 2016
<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
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: Buddhism at the Heart of Sino-Indian Relations
A state visit to China this month by Indian prime minister Narendra Modi included visits to a number of Buddhist sites of historical significance in Sino-Indian relations. Giant Wild Goose Pagoda, for
Uploaded 28 May 2015
Sri Lanka: Where “Southern Buddhism” Rules
A saffron-clad Buddhist monk is one of the most common sights in Sri Lanka, where the doctrine of the Buddha has been venerated for over 2,000 years. During the early 1980s, however, a different type
Uploaded 30 Apr 2015
“Gleanings in Buddha-Fields”: Pure Land Buddhism in Tibet
The origins of “Pure Land Buddhism,” or more precisely, “the Buddhism of Pure Lands,” can be traced to the developmental stages of the Mahayana tradition. It bears both Indian
Uploaded 24 Apr 2015
Buddhism Today and Tomorrow: Challenges and Prospects
In some countries in Asia Buddhism still takes the form that it has assumed for well over a thousand years. Due to its long-standing tradition, many people believe that as a religion it has always bee
Uploaded 2 Jan 2015
Rediscovering the Women of Northern Wei with Stephanie Balkwill
A scholar visits the world of Northern Wei female patrons
Uploaded 1 Jul 2014
The Familiar Oddities of Ikkyū Sōjun
Sex and Zen - the Japanese monk-poet Ikkyu on women, love, and prose
Uploaded 27 May 2014
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