Abstract theater, traditional Japanese music, and classical composition merge into an immersive audio performance at the Japan Society this weekend. Plus, a Thai monk goes viral on TikTok and Shambhala Mountain Center changes its name.
The musicians of Reigakusha perform gagaku, court music that developed alongside early Buddhism in Japan.
On the Sundays of April 17 and May 8 at 10am, Sensei Bonnie Myotai Treace will be giving meditation instruction and talks on the life and poetry of Buddhist nun Otagaki Rengetsu (1791–1875) at the Japan Society in New York. Myotai Sensei will be placing a particular emphasis on Rengetsu’s poems of resilience and new […]