Tag Archives: Buddha Dharma

New Friends, Old Friends

Many in the West who have gravitated to the Buddha Dharma continue to be embedded in family and social circles identified with the faith tradition of our birth. That identity may range from ethnic or cultural to deeply religious. In … Continue reading

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Master Honen’s Final Statement

Honen Shonin, the founder of the Pure Land school in Japan, opened wide the doors of Buddha Dharma to the entire Japanese society. While many of the established schools had taken a scholastic bent, pursuing rarefied doctrines and complex practices … Continue reading

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