Shin Buddhist links and special contributions from Dharma friends
Hongwanji Buddhist Mission of Australia
Headquarters of Australia's Shin Buddhist Sangha
Notes on the Nembutsu
Reflections on the Wasan of Shinran Shonin
The Udumbara Flower
Inspired by Shinran
An Introduction to the Kyo Gyo Shin Sho (1954)
An introduction to Shinran's major work by Rev Zuiken Saizo Inagaki.
A Standard of Shinshu Faith
by Ryosetsu Fujiwara.
Amida-ji Reteat Temple
by Rev Josho Adrian Cirlea, leader of the Romanian Shin Buddhist Sangha.
by Rev Dr Hisao Inagaki, Professor Emeritus of Ryukoku University.
Echo of the Dharma - A Shin Buddhist Viewpoint
by Rev Dr Toshikazu Arai, Professor Emeritus of Soai University in Osaka, Japan. Ph.D. in history (University of Hawaii).
Eiken Kobai's Shin-Buddhism Study Room
by Rev Dr Eiken Kobai, Professor Emeritus of Soai University, and a senior scholar (shîkyo) of the Hongwanji.
Independent Shin Buddhist
by Rev Dr Denis Hirota, professor in the Department of Shin Buddhism at Ryukoku University in Kyoto, Japan.
Shin Dharma Net
by Rev Dr Alfred Bloom, Professor Emeritus, University of Hawaii; Dean Emeritus, Institute of Buddhist Studies, Berkeley.
Why should Amitabha Buddha’s 18th Vow of Amitabha Buddha be his Primal Vow, as understood by Shinran Shonin and Jodo Shinshu?
by Stephen Ho (Singapore) 5 January 2014
I felt the urgent need to write this short article to explore solely within the context of the Larger Pureland Sutra ( a.k.a. The Larger Sutra of Amitayus ) the reasons for Amida Buddha's 18th Vow to be his Primal Vow as taught by Shinran Shonin and Jodo Shinshu. - Stephen Ho
Shinran Shonin’s Logic of Salvation , by Gabriel Schlaefer 9 January 2013
Paper prepared on January 8, 2013, by Gabriel Schlaefer, a lay Nembutsu follower in America. In his paper, Gabriel draws to our attention the beauty and warmth of Shinran Shonin's use of logic in his teaching of Amida Buddha's Dharma.