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German-born Buddhist Monk Passes 1,000-year-old Monastic Exam in Japan
The first time the exam has been held at historic Kofuku-ji in eight years
Uploaded 18 Nov 2019
Buddhist Temple Offers Spiritual Refuge for Japan’s Vietnamese Community
Sharing the Dharma and building bridges within the community
Uploaded 20 Sep 2019
Cyclists Offered Japanese Buddhist Bell to Announce Arrival
A calming, low-tech solution to one of life’s little problems
Uploaded 12 Sep 2019
Third Samvad Conclave Unites Buddhist Leaders Across Asia in Ulaanbaatar
Creating a Buddhist diplomacy circuit from India to Japan promoting conflict avoidance
Uploaded 10 Sep 2019
Japanese Buddhist Temples Share Devotional Offerings with Disadvantaged Families
Socially engaged Buddhists reach out to single-parent families
Uploaded 31 Jul 2019
Thousands of Miniature Wooden Towers Found in Japanese Buddhist Temple
Believed to be 19th century devotional items for making merit
Uploaded 5 Jul 2019
Monastics in Japan Compete in Intersectarian Contest to Communicate Buddhism
Singing, picture boards, and stories communicate the appeal of Buddhism
Uploaded 4 Jun 2019
Japanese Kannon Bodhisattva Statue Believed to Be Work of Celebrated 12th Century Sculptor Kaikei
Sculpture features characteristics typical of Kaikei's work
Uploaded 27 May 2019
Columbia University Hosts Buddhist Chaplaincy Conference in New York
Forum draws attendees from China, Japan, and the US
Uploaded 7 May 2019
McMaster University Receives Major Grant from Japan’s Society for the Promotion of Buddhism
University to create a new chair for the study of Buddhism
Uploaded 3 May 2019
Zen Buddhist Priest Offers Refuge to All Comers in Japan
Seeking a sustainable society through engaged Buddhism
Uploaded 6 Mar 2019
Japanese Monastic University Diversifies Curriculum to Attract New Students
Diminished interest in Buddhism has led to a sharp drop in enrolments
Uploaded 5 Mar 2019
Japanese Monks Stage Twitter Protest against Fine for Driving in Robes
Monks jump, juggle, skip rope, and skateboard to show what they can do in robes
Uploaded 10 Jan 2019
Japanese Monk Seeks to Shift Perceptions of the Buddhist Swastika
Shifting unhappy perceptions of a sacred symbol through compassionate and sensitive dialogue
Uploaded 19 Dec 2018
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