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Articles with keyword "Buddhism"

Donald S. Lopez Jr.


Impertinent Questions with Donald S. Lopez Jr.

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


The Temple and Its Poem

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


Tracing the Buddhist Path

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

Portable amulet shrine from eastern Tibet


American Zenophilia

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

The awakened Buddha surrounded by lotus scrolls, Xiangtangshan


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.