Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

religions and philosophies

Monks at Angkor Wat (Beggs/Flickr)
Diversity and Unity
A look at ethnicity, gender, family, religious beliefs, food, and fashion in Islamic Southeast Asia. more
Statue of Confucius in Yueyang, China which sits on the shore of the Dongting Lake. (Steve Webel/flickr)
Confucius Says
Analects of Confucius (论语) are a record conversations between Confucius and his disciples. more
A statue of Confucius, located in Hunan, China on the shore of the Dongting Lake. (robweb/flickr)
Confucius
A short introduction to Confucius and Confucianism. more
Confucius portait by Wu Daozi, 685-758, Tang Dynasty
Chinese Religions and Philosophies
An introduction to the religions and philosophies that have helped shape China's history and identity. more
Buddhism Mass in Ghost Festival in Guanghua Temple, China.
Buddhism in China
A short introduction to Buddhism in China. more
A common belief during the Shang and Zhou Dynasties was  that every family traced its origin to Huang Di (the Yellow Emperor), the mythological progenitor of the Han people.
Religion and World View in the Shang and Zhou Dynasties, ca. 1600–256 BCE
A look at Chinese traditions of ancestral rites and divination. more
Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Prime Minister of Malaysia.
Islam Hadhari in A Multi-Racial Society
Malaysia's Prime Minister on "an approach towards a progressive Islamic civilization." more
President's Forum with Thich Nhat Hanh
The teacher and peace activist on his controversial and distinguished life as a Buddhist. Watch the video. more
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Debating Political Islam - Should We Engage?
Asian American in America. more
Geshe Lobsang Tenzin
Interview with Geshe Lobsang Tenzin, founder and director of Drepung Loseling Institute
The Emory University professor on the significance of the sand mandala. more