- BuddhismAsian American History
- 5.25 hrs.
- Series Statement:
- The Many Branches, One Root series traces the histories and practices of a range of Buddhist traditions and communities in the greater Los Angeles area. Beginning in the early twentieth century, a succession of Buddhist traditions have put down roots in Los Angeles, each one providing spiritual s...
- Biographical Note:
- Immigrant from Sri Lanka. Buddhist monk in the Sri Lankan Theravada tradition, abbot of the Dharma Vijaya Buddhist Vihara, and author of a number of books on the experience of being a Buddhist monk living in the West.
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- Many Branches, One Root: Buddhist Traditions in the Los Angeles Area18
- Korean Americans in Los Angeles after 196515
- South Asian Women in Los Angeles15
- Suburban Chinatown: Chinese American Business and Political Leaders in the San Gabriel Valley9
- Traditional Asian Arts in Southern California8
- Making Waves: Filipino-American Activists in Los Angeles during the 1970s5
- UCLA Asian American Studies1