An imaginary audience with two early pioneers of Buddhist culture in the West
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A bold take on Chan thought’s “pre-Buddhist” antecedents and influence on formal Chinese Buddhism
Encounters in a fully lived Zen-Christian dialogue
The evolution of Buddhist practices from the Buddha to..
When Chan Buddhist practices were first transmitted to China, they were the same as those practiced in India. Over time, however, the contemplative practices (禪觀)
A fuzzy-furred gibbon seated on a rugged boulder reaches an arm out over a rushing river and tries to scoop up the reflection of the
Japanese artist Takashi Murakami has become renowned internationally for his colorful, smiling flowers, his anime-inspired paintings and sculptures that range in style from erotic to
Legend says that in the 6th century C.E., Bodhidharma, the First Ancestor of Chinese Zen, slipped across the Yangtze River on a blade of grass.