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Posted on: August 7, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Archaeologists Discover Tibet’s Oldest Buddhist Stele

Chinese archaeologists have announced the discovery of what they believe is the oldest Buddhist stele ever found in Tibet, dating back to the 9th century. The standing stele is 1.85 meters high, carved with the image of a standing Buddha, with 24 lines of ancient Tibetan writing on the left and 19 lines of Buddhist prayers on the right. The stele dates from the 9th century Shargan Wangdue, an official…

Posted on: February 7, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

An anthology of Zen teachings of the oldest metal-printed Buddhist masters

Cao Khe, Korea’s largest Buddhist sect, said: “Jikji” (direction) – “A collection of Zen teachings of Buddhist masters” – the world’s oldest book printed with inscriptions Metallic has been published in Korean and English. “Jikji” (direction) written in kanji by monk Baegun Gyeonghan, is the abbreviation of a Buddhist document with the full title “Jikji Simche Yojeol”, which roughly translates to “A Collection of Zen Teachings of Zen Buddhism”. Buddhist…