Online Exhibition: 'The Legacy of Yinyuan Longqi (Ingen Ryūki) and the Art of Ōbaku'
The year 2022 marks the 350th death anniversary of Zen Master Yinyuan Longqi. In North America, the Center for Buddhist Studies and the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona are organizing a yearlong series of commemorative events. These events will present and explore the extraordinary life of Zen Master Yinyuan and the great achievements of the Huangbo Chan tradition that Yinyuan pioneered in China and Japan. These events highlight the intersection between religion, art and culture in China and Japan and will be presented in both online and offline formats. Activities will include an online exhibition of works of art related to the Ōbaku tradition, academic lectures, musical performances and tea-related events.