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A landmark book on China’s Pure Land tradition
Uploaded 19 Mar 2020
2016's SPECIAL ISSUE on Chinese Buddhism in different cultures and contexts!
Uploaded 29 Dec 2016
If you have ever felt joyful upon hearing of Amitabha Buddha’s deliverance and admittance to his Pure Land, you are now on the right track as a Pure Land practitioner. Congratulations! It is state
Uploaded 5 Dec 2014
Shakyamuni’s “Secret Message” for Ultimate Liberation Many people have the general impression that Buddhism is very difficult to understand. Just as in many other subjects, there are specific terms,
Uploaded 21 Nov 2014
Fourteen years ago, José Cabezón argued brilliantly that “theology” should no longer be a dirty word in Buddhism (despite being derived from the Greek word theos, or “God”). He proposed that Buddhist
Uploaded 12 Sep 2014
In the Infinite Life Sutra, one of the main texts of the Pure Land tradition, Amitabha Buddha made his 18th vow: “If, when I attain Buddhahood, sentient beings in the lands of the ten directions
Uploaded 4 Jun 2014
Our conversation with Ven. Hin Hung on the future of Buddhism.
Uploaded 1 Apr 2014
The first article in Alan Kwan's Pure Land column!
Uploaded 8 Aug 2013
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 4, June 2007. IntroductionMany Asian Mahāyānists have adhered to Pure land Buddhism (淨土) and conceive that it
Uploaded 17 Apr 2013