HH 17 Karmapa – from Youth to Mastery, 1

HH 17 Karmapa - from Youth to Mastery, 1

Life story of one of the 17th Karmapas from his early years till he is accepted as a master of the tradition.

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HH 17 Karmapa – The Years of his Youth

HH 17 Karmapa - The Years of his Youth

A look at the early years of one of the claimants to the title of Karmapa, head of the Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism, Trinley Thaye Dorje.

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Finding Manjushri

An unusual film about a Tibetan monk who wishes to meet the Bodhisattva on Mount Wutai in China.

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In Search of Zhang Zhung

A film about a young monk’s pilgrimage in search of the ancient traditions of the Bön religion in Tibet and Mustang, Nepal.

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The Biography of Sakyamuni Buddha

A film retelling the traditional life of the Buddha from his birth till his parinirvana, with episodes from the lives of the disciples (Mandarin with Chinese and English subtitles).

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Our Life is like our Breath

A film following a western monk and his lifestyle in the Thai forest monastery, Wat Pa Nanachat, in the 1990s.

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Mandala (Korean Film)

A film from Korea about two very different monks, their relationship, and their quest for awakening.

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The Mission to Japan of Ven. Jian Zhen (Ganjin)

The story of the heroic efforts of one Chinese monk to bring a good vinaya lineage and the dharma to Japan during the Tang dynasty.

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Lost in China 1, Gansu and Xishuangbanna

Two brothers cycle through China and discover Buddhism in two of its provinces: Gansu and Yunnan.

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Walk with the Master, the Story of the Sites of The Buddha

A visit to some of the main centres associated with the Life of the Buddha.

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