Buddhist texts
Buddhist texts can be categorized in a number of ways. The Western terms "scripture" and "canonical" are applied to Buddhism in inconsistent ways by Western scholars: for example, one authority refers...
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Buddhist music
Buddhist music is music created for or inspired by Buddhism and part of Buddhist art.
Honkyoku (本曲) are the pieces of shakuhachi or hocchiku music played by wandering Japanese Zen monks called Kom...
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Komusō
The komusō (虚無僧, komusō, hiragana: こむそう; also romanized komusou or komuso) were a group of Japanese mendicant monks of the Fuke school of Zen Buddhism who flourished during the Edo period of 1...
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Buddhist Publication Society
The Buddhist Publication Society is a charity whose goal is to explain and spread the doctrine of the Buddha. It was founded in Sri Lanka in 1958 by two Sri Lankan Buddhist laymen, A.S. Karunaratna an...
Shambhala Sun
The Shambhala Sun is an independent, bimonthly magazine (in print and online) that offers a nonsectarian view of 'Buddhism, Culture, Meditation, and Life.' Presented are teachings from the Buddhist an...
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Buddhist chant
A Buddhist chant is a form of musical verse or incantation, in some ways analogous to Hindu, Christian or Jewish religious recitations. They exist in just about every part of the Buddhist world, from ...
Shoshinge
The Shōshinge (正信偈) or The Hymn of True Faith was written by the founder of Jōdo Shinshū Buddhism, Shinran. It consists of an outline of the Pure Land teaching according to Shinran's personal int...
Dramyin
The dramyin or dranyen (Tibetan: སྒྲ་སྙན་, Wylie: sgra-snyan; Dzongkha: dramnyen) is a traditional Himalayan folk music lute with seven strings, used primarily as an accompaniment to sing...
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Stanford Taiko
Stanford Taiko is one of the first collegiate taiko groups to form in North America. Rooted in Stanford University, it was founded in the winter of 1992 by students Ann Ishimaru and Valerie Mih as a ...
Singing bowl
Singing bowls (also known as Tibetan Singing Bowls, rin gongs, Himalayan bowls or suzu gongs) are a type of bell, specifically classified as a standing bell. Rather than hanging inverted or attached ...
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Pariyatti
In Theravada Buddhism pariyatti is the learning of the theory of buddhadharma as contained within the suttas of the Pali canon. It is contrasted with patipatti which means to put the theory into pract...
Access to Insight
Access to Insight is a Theravada Buddhist website providing access to many translated texts from the Tipitaka, and contemporary materials published by the Buddhist Publication Society and many teacher...
Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly
Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly is a magazine presenting articles on Buddhist teachings and practice, with contributions from all Buddhist meditative traditions. It is published by the Sham...
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Buddhist Geeks
Buddhist Geeks is a podcast, on-line magazine and annual conference with a primary focus on American Buddhism. It was established in 2006 by Vince Horn and Ryan Oelke. Past guests have included Brad ...
Suizen
Suizen (吹禅) is a Zen practice consisting of playing the shakuhachi bamboo flute as a means of attaining self-realization.