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Buddhism in China
Date
1983
Main contributor
Wan-go Weng
Summary
[motion picture] A survey of the development of Buddhism in China from its introduction during the Han Dynasty in the first century, A.D., until the 20th century. Works of art, maps, animation, and live footage are used to show the historical evolution and the philosophical, artistic, and general cultural impact of Buddhism as a major world religion.  Emphasizes the basic ideas of Buddhism and their influence on the character and life of the Chinese people.
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive