Buddhist Illuminated Scripts of Ancient Korea
The Goryeo (Koryo) kingdom ruled ancient Korea from 918 CE to 1392 CE, and it oversaw a flourishing of the arts, literature...
The Bulguksa Temple (aka Pulguk-sa Temple or 'Temple of the Buddha Land') was built in the 8th century CE on...
Bulguksa Temple and Seokguram Grotto
In Gyeongju, Korea, the Buddhist temple Bulguksa and its famous Seokguram Grotto stand as proud relics of Korean history...
Central Gate & Pagoda, Horyuji Temple
The Chumon or central gate and five-storey pagoda of the Buddhist temple Horyuji, Nara, Japan. It is the most important Buddhist...
Cham Dance at Spituk Monastery, Ladakh
Cham dance or the dance of Buddhist Lamas wearing elaborate masks is a treat to watch. This video was shot at Gustor Festival...
China's Tang Dynasty Golden Age
China's Tang dynasty golden age is routinely described as one of the most brilliant eras in Chinese history. Under Tang...
Chinese Buddhist Cave Shrines
Explores ancient Buddhist cave shrines in China, including why the sites were created and the major sponsors and patrons...
Chinese Diamond Sutra
The Buddhist text known as the Diamond Sutra is believed to be the oldest surviving printed book in the world, dated...
A portrait of the Korean Buddhist monk Chinul (Jinul), 1158-1210 CE. Chingul's unifying and inclusive form of Buddhism...
Copy of the Heart Sutra
A Sanskrit manuscript copy of the Heart Sutra at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.