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Buddhist Art on Paper: The Unique Painting and Calligraphy Collection of Fan Keqin
Expressions of spirituality in the traditional Chinese art forms of painting and calligraphy
Uploaded 28 Apr 2017
Buddhism and Abundance: Monastery of Tranquillity and Peace (Jing’an Monastery) in Shanghai
Tradition and wealth at a historic Buddhist monastery
Uploaded 31 Mar 2017
Meditations in Light by Echo Lew
Photographic expressions of Zen
Uploaded 30 Sep 2016
Singapore Buddhist Free Clinic—Ensuring the Welfare of the Sick and Needy
A flourishing of Buddhist compassion
Uploaded 26 Aug 2016
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>—One Belt, One Road: Ideas for Buddhist Dialogue across Eurasia
Reviving Buddhist exchange along the Silk Road
Uploaded 24 Jun 2016
The Wisdom of No Escape: Growing up in the Remote Kingdom of Shambhala*
Hasta Colman recalls her childhood adventures growing up in a Buddhist community in Nova Scotia, and the teachings of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.
Uploaded 21 Dec 2015
Dharma Art as a Way of Being
The transformative impact of Dharma on living and on art
Uploaded 18 Dec 2015
Chan Master Empty Cloud
Master Empty Cloud, or Xu Yun (虚雲), was born in Fujian Province in southern China during the Qing dynasty (1644–1911), on 26 August 1840. This was the time of the first Opium War, when Hong Kong
Uploaded 6 Mar 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
The Bulletproof Buddhist Actor
Who is the coolest actor in the world?   Tom Cruise? Bruce Willis? Brad Pitt? Johnny Depp, you say? Most of these famous names would have been ignored in 1995— the year that the Los Angeles Times clai
Uploaded 5 Dec 2014
Interview with Dechen Shak-Dagsay: “Music can heal when it is played with an open heart”
It has been a busy couple of years for one of Europe’s most renowned Tibetan musicians. Recently, the master of contemporary Tibetan mantras completed an interfaith album called Beyond: Buddhist
Uploaded 23 Jul 2014
The Prince-Monk of Parthia: The Legacy of An Shigao
He came from ArsakesHe came, his camel’s bells jingling, Eastwards from enigmatic Persian lands.   He descended from his royal throne, Sparrows twittering as his brick-red robe fell acr
Uploaded 14 Feb 2014
Mindfulness and enjoyment are spiritual prerogatives
“Modern Japan simply was cyberpunk. The Japanese themselves knew it and delighted in it. I remember my first glimpse of Shibuya, when one of the young Tokyo journalists who had ta
Uploaded 31 Dec 2013
Relax. Trust. And Thank
The author has spent many years in China as a ‘bridge builder’, that is, being a bridge between East and West and introducing Pure Land Buddhism to a Western audience. He has watched many people come
Uploaded 1 Dec 2013
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