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HISTORIC BIRTH OF THE BUDDHA

Based on canonical records

Story of the Buddha

BBEP have created an animation which brings you the incredible story of the Life of The Buddha.

Buddhacarita

The Buddhacarita is the first full-length biography of the Buddha known to us today.

The Research

Click here to explore over 55 canonical accounts of the Buddha's Birth in China as evidenced by Venerable Juewei's dissertation and research.

HISTORIC BIRTH OF THE BUDDHA

Based on canonical records

Story of the Buddha

BBEP have created an animation which brings you the incredible story of the Life of The Buddha.  Watch the video or click here to learn more.

 

Buddhacarita

The Buddhacarita is the first full-length biography of the Buddha known to us today.

The Research

Click here to explore over 55 canonical accounts of the Buddha's Birth in China as evidenced by Venerable Juewei's dissertation and research.

VOYAGE OF BUDDHISM

from the East to the West

Spread of Buddhism

This video combines both chronological and spatial aspects to create a visual image of the spread of Buddhism around the world.

Timeline for development and spread of Buddhism

BBEP app highlights the development and spread of Buddhism in beautiful paintings. Check out  the BBEP 3.0 app.

 

"Dear Buddha, Where are you?" Boardgame

This boardgame is based on the pilgrimage undertaken by the Buddha during his lifetime, and is supported by a stunning pictorial exhibition of sacred sites throughout India.

 

VOYAGE OF BUDDHISM

from the East to the West

Spread of Buddhism

This video combines both chronological and spatial aspects to create a visual image of the spread of Buddhism around the world.

Timeline for development and spread of Buddhism

BBEP app highlights the development and spread of Buddhism in beautiful paintings. Check out  the BBEP 3.0 app.

"Dear Buddha, Where are you?" Boardgame

This boardgame is based on the pilgrimage undertaken by the Buddha during his lifetime, and is supported by a stunning pictorial exhibition of sacred sites throughout India.

 

BUDDHA'S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

in the Past and Present, East and West

The story begin 1500 years ago.

Over 1000 carriages of Buddha statues paraded the street in the city of Luoyang Northern Wei, China. This is the oldest known international celebration of a historical figure. For further details of this magnificent display refer to Parading the Buddha by Venerable Dr Juewei. Painted by Nancy Cowardin.

... And continues today.

Buddha's Birthday Celebrations continue today in the west.  Ancient rituals blend seamlessly with modern ideas. Click here to see how.

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BUDDHA'S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

in the Past and Present, East and West

The story begin 1500 years ago.

Over 1000 carriages of Buddha statues paraded the street in the city of Luoyang Northern Wei, China. This is the oldest known international celebration of a historical figure. For further details of this magnificent display refer to Parading the Buddha by Venerable Dr Juewei. Painted by Nancy Cowardin.

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... And continues today.

Buddha's Birthday Celebrations continue today in the west.  Ancient rituals blend seamlessly with modern ideas. Click here to see how.

HUMANISTIC BUDDHISM

Holding True to the Original Intents of Buddha

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The Buddha's Birthday Education Project (BBEP) invites you to explore the story of The Buddha.  Starting with his legendary birth and selfless life, join the magnificent voyage of a legacy which spanned eras and crossed continents throughout history.

See how the original intents and philosophies of The Buddha continue that voyage today and witness the vitality, joy and wisdom of an ancient teaching coming alive in our modern world.

HUMANISTIC BUDDHISM

Holding True to the Original Intents of Buddha

humanisticbuddhism-book-01

The Buddha's Birthday Education Project (BBEP) invites you to explore the story of The Buddha.  Starting with his legendary birth and selfless life, join the magnificent voyage of a legacy which spanned eras and crossed continents throughout history.

See how the original intents and philosophies of The Buddha continue that voyage today and witness the vitality, joy and wisdom of an ancient teaching coming alive in our modern world.

Who are we?

Buddha Birthday Education Project (BBEP) aims to inspire and educate people about the historic birth of the Sakyamuni Buddha and, in in doing so, integrate Buddhist wisdom within a modern context.

What do we do?

This project team transformed Buddha Birthday research based canonical records into artworks, music and multimedia applications. See the work we do around the world and be inspired.

Contact us

Contact us to see what we can do for you. We can help you by giving you free advice or you can join us our events.

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