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Mooncakes Today Redux

Happy 中秋节!  We didn’t get a chance to do a new post on mooncakes this year.  So, here’s our post from September 19, 2013 when we were a Facebook page...








Depicting the Buddha: Lakshanas and Proportions

Reflecting Buddhism’s long history and expansive geographic and cultural reach, Buddhist art is rich and varied.  As it turns out, depicting the Buddha and other elements in Buddhism has very specific...

ContemporAsian: Lens on Tibet at MoMA

The Museum of Modern Art’s ContemporAsian series on Asian cinema takes a look at Tibetan culture through recent documentaries and dramatic narratives with Lens on Tibet.  This 12-film series is presented in conjunction with the Trace Foundation...