ABSC 70th Anniversary

On December 15, 2021, the American Buddhist Study Center celebrated its 70th Anniversary. Here is the full version with talks from Professors: Toshikazu Arai, James Dobbins, and Aaron Proffitt. A Dharma message from Rev. Dr. Mark Unno. Japanese culture videos and talk from Potter Auguste Elder, Artist Ken Horii, and Chef Karl Palma.

Watch and learn Buddhist values and Japanese culture.

Your Instructor


Hoshina Seki - President

Hoshina Seki is the president of the American Buddhist Study Center, an active member of the New York Buddhist Church for over 65 years.

She is currently on the Board of Trustees for IBS (Institute of Buddhist Studies). Hoshina was treasurer for the Center for Buddhist Education.

Hoshina edited and published “A Spark of Dharma, the life of Rev. Hozen Seki” and manages all American Buddhist Study Center (ABSC) publications.

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