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Mar 20
Literati Bookstore
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 Local Learning at Literati: Six Senses of Buddhism

This program is part of the Local Learning series offered by Literati Bookstore and costs $25. To register click here.

Buddhist experiences can engage six senses: taste, touch, sight, sound, smell, and thought. In this evening presentation that ranges from incense to hand-stitched vestments to meditation, get a peek into the concepts and concerns that inspired the University of Michigan Museum of Art exhibition The Six Senses of Buddhism. In the spirit of experience, be ready for some hands-on interaction. The incorporation of incense may trigger the scent sensitive.

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Lead support for The Six Senses of Buddhism is provided by the Japan Business Society of Detroit Foundation and the University of Michigan Center for Japanese Studies.