The core matter of the „House of Apprentices for Thinking Religion“ is thinking the oneness of religion along the ways of the difference of cultures. This endeavor would neither like to compare cultures nor to mix them together.
The BDK Grant is meant for candidates below the age of 40 who are plannig to enroll for a scientific buddhological research programme at a Japanese university or some different institution in Japan in preparing their dissertation projects. Applications from interested parties of Japanese nationality will not be allowed for.
In 1993 in Niederkassel, a suburb of Düsseldorf, a Japanese cultural centre was opened: the...
Buddhism with its various schools has occupied a leading role in the history of Japanese culture....
A warm welcome! Konnichi wa! Our international kindergarten is a German–Japanese co–educative...
In the middle of the altar room, on the same axis as the second section of the garden path, stands a...
The EKŌ-House consists of a Buddhist temple, a Japanese garden, a house in the traditional style,...
Situated in the Kyōsei–kan building, the library was opened to the general public in 2001. It...
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The Japanese Garden
The temple grounds are entered through the "Mountain Gate" - also referred to as the...
The Japanese House
The standard construction unit of what was previously the guesthouse is the Tatami-mat (just 90 x...
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