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Buddhism in America

Lecture no. 24 from the course: Buddhism

 Buddhism in America

Taught by Professor Malcolm David Eckel | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

The American Theosophist, Colonel Olcott, traveled to Ceylon in the 1880s, converted to Buddhism, and helped formulate a modern view of the Buddhist tradition. Today, Buddhism is represented in Asian immigrant communities, and has influenced American visual arts, literature, film, and music.

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October 16, 2017

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l********m
October 11, 2017
I loved this! Very well presented, easy to listen to, introduction to the subject. Thank you.

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January 1, 2017

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