Topic: Japanese Buddhist architecture - Wikipedia

Japanese Buddhist architecture is the architecture of Buddhist temples in Japan, consisting of locally developed variants of architectural styles born in China. After Buddhism arrived the continent via Three Kingdoms of Korea in the 6th century, an effort was initially made to reproduce original buildings as faithfully as possible, but gradually local versions of continental styles were.

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Nan Tien Temple | Southern Paradise Nan Tien Temple known as “Southern Paradise” is the largest Buddhist temple in the Southern Hemisphere. The temple focuses on the exchange of eastern and western cultures; the interchange of the traditional and the modern; and also the adaptation with the local communities.

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Dharmakaya — Teaching wellbeing through the skills of. Abhidharma (Tibetan: choe ngon pa) The Buddhist teachings are often divided into the Tripitaka: the sutras (teachings of the Buddha), the vinaya (teachings on conduct,) and the abhidharma, which are the analyses of phenomena that exist primarily as a commentarial tradition to the Buddhist teachings.

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Buddhist art - Wikipedia Buddhist art is the artistic practices that are influenced by Buddhism.It includes art media which depict Buddhas, bodhisattvas, and other entities; notable Buddhist figures, both historical and mythical; narrative scenes from the lives of all of these; mandalas and other graphic aids to practice; as well as physical objects associated with Buddhist practice, such as vajras, bells, stupas and.

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Daruma (Bodhidharma) - Patriarch of Zen Buddhism in China. The historical Bodhidharma (known as Daruma in Japan) was an Indian sage who lived sometime in the fifth or sixth century AD. He is commonly considered the founder of Chan (Zen) Buddhism 禅, and credited with Chan's introduction to China. (Important Note: Zen is the term used in Japan, but Daruma’s philosophy arrived first in China, where it flowered and was called Chan Buddhism.

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Chinese Buddhist Sculpture: Characteristics, History Characteristics. Buddhism was known in China by the 1st century BCE, and Buddhist monasteries with monks from India and Sri Lanka, who served as teachers and translators, were established in numerous locations across the country by the 2nd century.