The Silk Road Series 44, From Wasteland to Motherland

The Silk Road Series 44, From Wasteland to Motherland

The fourth of five films from NHK about the western end of the Silk Road, this one looks at Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan.

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Colin Thubron, The Silk Road

Colin Thubron, The Silk Road

A trip along the Silk Roads from east to west of Xinjiang by the travel writer Colin Thubron (English with Mandarin subtitles).

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Eminent Buddhists 1, Kumārajīva and Xuang Zang

Eminent Buddhists 1, Kumarajiva and Xuang Zang

First of four documentaries about eminent Buddhists in the old Chinese capital city (Mandarin, with English subtitles)

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A Buddhist Kingdom Beneath the Sands

A Buddhist Kingdom Beneath the Sands

An investigation into the lost Buddhist kingdom of Kucha in Central Asia.

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Danino 6, India and its Interactions with the Eastern World

India’s relations with, and influence upon, the great cultures in south-east and northern Asia.

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Fa Xian’s Spiritual Journey, 3 & 4

The third and fourth films tracing the life of the famous Chinese Buddhist scholar monk Fa Xian, and his journey to India in search of Vinaya texts.

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Fa Xian’s Spiritual Journey, 1 & 2

The first two of four films tracing the life of the famous Chinese Buddhist scholar monk Fa Xian, and his journey to India in search of Vinaya texts.

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Beyond the Himalayas 4, On The Roof Of The World

The fourth of five films tracing an Indian expedition in which they finally head into Tibet, and learn about the history and culture there.

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Beyond the Himalayas 3, Tales of the Silk Road

The third of five films tracing an Indian expedition along the Silk Road in which they cross the Taklamakan desert and visit many of the ancient Buddhist sites along the route.

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Beyond the Himalayas 2, In Search of the Buddha

The second of five films tracing an Indian expedition along the Silk Road in which they seek for the Buddhist sites along the route.

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