Online Resources for Education and Inspiration

Online resources for study, inspiration and involvement!

Wednesday chanting and sutra study led by Rimban Kusunoki (see “Full Calendar” on for links)

Seattle Betsuin Book Study ( for link)

Seattle Betsuin YouTube Channel. (

Free video lectures offered by the Center for Buddhist Education

For upcoming programs:

For previous programs:

Everyday Buddhist offers free courses, plus courses appealing to newcomers and experienced students of Buddhism ranging in price from $10 to $39.

YoungBuddhistEditorial:    Articles, artwork, and workshops

Podcasts by Rev. Takashi Miyaji    or

Podcast on Oakland Buddha statue:

For old fashion print

Journal of the Institute of Buddhist Studies:  Issues of the Pacific World Journal from 1980’s to current.  All the articles can be downloaded in pdf.  Recent issues are more specialized but some in the 1980s were directed to general audience but still of interest.

Muryoko – Journal of Shin Buddhism (main articles):   This is from the Australian Jodo group.

Jodo Shinshu: A Guide is available as a PDF on the BCA website. BCA stands for Buddhist Churches of America. This abridged edition provides an overview of Buddhism, Shinran Shonin, and the Jodo Shinshu teaching.