Understanding Japanese buddhism: bosatsu
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Painting Japanese buddhism and religions | Traditions and culture in Japan

Japanese buddhism and religions Hi and welcome back! Today, I want to have a quick - and easy - chat about Buddhism: I talk about the figures of Bodhisattva, which in Japan are called bosatsu 菩薩. In the...

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Japanese culture facts: Kegare, impurity and contamination in Japan

Today we are back to some ancient topic. I know, it seems a little "recurring", but I think it's a very interesting topic, and one that you can better appreciate if you read about...

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