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Buddhist Art

Sci-Fi Artist Creates A Human Mandala From Dancers

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.03.2014 | Arts

Saya Woolfalk doesn't create artworks, she creates worlds. The artist, whose father is African American and white and whose mother is Japanese...

'The All-Knowing Buddha': A Journey To The Heart Of Tibetan Meditation

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 08.24.2014 | Religion

Tibetan Buddhist deity Sarvavid Vairocana, also referred to as the All-knowing Buddha, embodies a visualization practice that is said to lead meditato...

Afghanistan's Hidden Trove Of Buddhist Artifacts In Danger

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.24.2014 | Religion

The Buddhist treasure troves of Mes Aynak in Afghansitan have had their fair share of disturbances over the years. A coup, a revolution, an invasi...

LOOK: Amazing Sculptures Of Hindu, Buddhist 'Lost Kingdoms'

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.04.2014 | Religion

Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand and Myanmar are just some of the countries lending treasured Hindu and Buddhist sculptures to New York's Metropolitan Muse...

LOOK: Immerse Yourself In These Intricate Mandalas

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 04.28.2014 | Religion

"Enter the Mandala: Cosmic Centers and Mental Maps of Himalayan Buddhism," explores the intricate world of Himalayan Buddhist art in a unique format. ...

PHOTOS: Buddhist Cave Temples Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 03.21.2014 | Religion

After seeing these stunning Buddhist temples located inside caves, we want to drop everything that we are currently doing and visit them. The isol...

What This Monk Is Doing Will Absolutely Stun You

Posted 09.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh (Thay) has been revered for his work in peace, compassion and understanding since he was ordained in 1949...

Buddhist Cave Art Comes To NY

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 06.29.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The China Institute Gallery has been transformed into an ancient cave, taking visitors back more than a millennium to a dazzling worl...

PHOTOS: Buddhas Of The Celestial Gallery

Posted 11.02.2012 | Religion

Below is Deepak Chopra's foreword to the book, "Buddhas of the Celestial Gallery" Two thousand five hundred years ago, the charismatic young prince...

Buddhism's Sacred Places (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.29.2011 | Religion

A picture may say a thousand words, but taken by Kenro Izu it is more like a thousand silent breaths. In Izu's photography, ethereal moments, sacred p...

The Reality of Fake Buddhas: A New Ancient Art Exhibit

Menachem Wecker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Menachem Wecker

In the series at NOHO, Jean Claude Wouters' first solo show in the country, he photographed images of Buddhas from books and then painted over the photographs, sometimes re-photographing the result.