Date: Fri. March 22, 2013 - Fri. March 22, 2013.
Location: The Japan Foundation (131 Bloor Street West, 2nd floor of the Colonnade) - Toronto, Ontario
The Japan Foundation presents an additional screening of Souls of Zen, a documentary exploring Buddhism and the role it plays in Japanese culture.
Date: Friday March 22
Time: 6pm (doors open at 6:30pm)
Charge: Free admission. RSVP required, online www.jftor.org/whatson/rsvp.php or (416) 966-1600 x104
Language: Japanese with English subtitles
Souls of Zen presents perspectives on Buddhism as practiced by clergy, lay adherents, and families in Japan by drawing on ethnographic fieldwork on the daily life of Buddhist temples, monastic education, prayer practice, mortuary rituals, and Japan’s tradition of ancestor veneration in the wake of 3/11.