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This edition: Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East?

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Episode Details

(1989/South Korea, 137 min., color, drama) Director: Bae Young-kyun. Cast: Pan-young Yi, Won-sop Sin, Hae-jin Huang, Su-myong Ko. Visualization of the contemplative nature of Zen Buddhism with a story that follows the interactions of a young disciple, an aging Zen master and an orphan boy at a hermitage on Mount Chonan in South Korea. In Korean with English subtitles. (Discussion Guest: Ted Hughes, Columbia University)