Arts of Japan Documentaries
By Asian Art Museum
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Learn more about the arts, cultures, and history of Japan through a selection of video resources.
|1||VideoShinto||An introduction to Shinto, Japan's earliest religion.||7/2/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoFrom Castle to Palace: Samurai Architecture||Japan's warlords built fortresses during the constant civil warfare from 1300 to 1600. These castles housed the local government, had many defensive devices, and impressed rivals with their scale and their lord's ability to have them built and maintained.||7/7/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||VideoTearoom at the Asian Art Museum||Learn about the construction of the Japanese tearoom at the Asian Art Museum.||7/13/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoZen||An introduction to Zen, a form of Buddhism that emphasizes seeking one's own Buddha nature through meditation.||7/13/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||VideoTemples of Nara, Japan||Explore Nara, Japan's ancient Buddhist art and architecture.||7/13/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||VideoTale of the Heike||Learn about the famous samurai war tale, the Tale of the Heike.||6/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||VideoThe Buddhist Guardian Deity: Fudo Myoo||Learn about the Buddhist Guardian deity, Fudo Myoo (the "Immovable One").||8/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
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