Mummies who made Themselves

Mummies who made Themselves

A fascinating look at the practice of self-mummification as practiced by members of the Shingon sect in Japan.

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Mystery of the Tibetan Mummy

Mystery of the Tibetan Mummy

A film which looks at the self-mummification of a monk in the Himalayan regions.

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Japan: Discovery of the Pure Land

A look at the Kamakura period in Japan and the changes that its art works underwent at that time.

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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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A Day in the Life of a Sri Lankan Child Monk

A look at the life of Sri Lankan novice monks from dawn to bedtime taking in various activities during the day including chanting, meditating and learning.

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Mountain Monks (Darjeeling, Sikkim)

Two films exploring the life and beliefs of Buddhist monks in the Himalayan regions made for the Indian BhakTV.

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Blue Eyes in Saffron Robes

A very interesting film from 1979 looking at Western monks living in Thailand, including some who went on to become famous.

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The Mekong River in Laos

A trip along the Mekong River in Laos, looking at some of the iconic temples, and the quiet life of tribal villagers.

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Seeds of Hope, A Story of Buddhist Orphanages in Africa

A film looking at the work of a Taiwanese monk in southern Africa, and the orphanages he has set up there (English and Mandarin with subtitles).

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Luoyang, White Horses from the West

A look at the founding, history, importance and daily life of the first Buddhist Temple in China (Mandarin with English subtitles).

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