State, Society and Religious Engineering: Towards a Reformist Buddhism
in Singapore, 2nd ed.
The President said this stamp release on one of the apostles of Buddhism
, once again reminds us to work relentlessly and collectively to ensure an era of peace, stability and friendly bilateral and multilateral ties in order to create an enabling environment for the rapid socio-economic development of the people.
A student of TCV school, Tsewnag Norbu, expressed his gratification for the extensive teaching on Buddhism
The topics include late Han vernacular elements in the earliest Buddhist translations, the impact of Buddhism
on Chinese culture in an historical perspective, the spread of Buddhism
and Christianity in imperial China as spontaneous diffusion verses guided propagation, the ecclesiastical view of Buddhist art in medieval China, and tidings from the South China court Buddhism
and overseas relations in the fifth century CE.
Islamic and Buddhist World Views, Respect for Diversity as the Basis of Tolerance in Sufism and Buddhism
, Islam, Buddhism
and Contemporary Challenges to Global Peace and Present-day Militaristic Tendencies in Islam and Buddhism
: A Critical Perspective.
Informed, informative, superbly well written, organized and presented, "The Buddha: The Social-Revolutionary Potential Of Buddhism
" is strongly recommended reading for students of Buddhism
, as well as an invaluable addition to community and academic library Buddhist Studies reference collections.
The cofounder of Spirit Rock Meditation Center and one of America's leading teachers of Buddhism
, Jack Kornfield reflects on what he calls "Buddhism
101"--simple practices for a more mindful and peaceful life.
Beginning in the time before Buddhism
was introduced to Japan, the text captures the effects of the nation's initial contact with Buddhism
--brought by emissaries from the king of the Korean state of Paekche--and the subsequent adoption and dissemination of these new teachings in Japanese towns and cities.
naturalised' is a Buddhism
without 'the mind-numbing and wishful hocus pocus' (3).
It is a thought-experiment that poses the question: shorn of its transcendental representations, what might Buddhism
They exchanged spiritual insights, discussed similarities and differences between Judaism and Buddhism
, and shared "survival tips.
Ellen Pearlman, Nothing and Everything: The Influence of Buddhism
on the American Avant Garde: 1942-1962 (Evolyer Editions, 2012)
Kyoto University and a royal institute in Bhutan will launch a joint project in January to research Buddhism
in the Himalayan country.
These were some of the key points of discussion on the role of the media in Indian culture and Buddhism
and how they influence each other.
in China, Korea and Japan has its birthplace in Pakistan and Monk Maranantha born in Chota Lahore, Mardan in Khyber Pukhtoonkwah was the person to spread Buddhism
in all these three countries.