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Articles with keyword "Buddhism"

Donald S. Lopez Jr.

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Impertinent Questions with Donald S. Lopez Jr.

Donald S. Lopez Jr. on Europe's introduction to the Buddhist "way of life." 

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The Temple and Its Poem

A poem inscribed in Cambodia's most famous temple is being translated into English for the first time.

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Tracing the Buddhist Path

Translations of the earliest writings have scholars rethinking the religion's canon.

Portable amulet shrine from eastern Tibet

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American Zenophilia

Our fascination with Buddha goes well beyond power drinks and movie stars.

The awakened Buddha surrounded by lotus scrolls, Xiangtangshan

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Worshipped, Plundered, and Digitized

It’s easy enough to wander through the Asian art wing of a large museum and skim over the fine print.