The Shinnyo-en Buddhist order has made a historic $6.6 million gift for the study of Japan to the University of Southern California. The newly named USC Shinso Ito Center for Japanese Religions and Culture was established in… more>
The USC School of Religion will establish the first chair of Hindu studies in the United States funded by the Indian-American community.
The $3.24 million gift from the Dharma Civilization Foundation to the School of… more>
Born in Tokyo to a Japanese Buddhist mother and a British Christian father, Duncan Ryûken Williams believes it is his destiny to serve as a bridge between the religions and cultures of his upbringing.