The History and Current Development of Amitabha Pure Land Nianfo Practice in Hong Kong

Principle investigator (PI): Ven. Hin Hung
Co-PI: Dr. Fa Ren
Start date: 2019 Jan
Fund source: Sponsored by Tung Lin Kok Yuen and UGC-Research Matching Grant Scheme

This project aims to document and investigate the historical development and different forms of Pure Land Nianfo practice in Hong Kong which has a rich history of well-established salient lineages and where various distinctive practices have been propagated. We hope to contribute to the preservation of the Amitabha Pure Land Nianfo Practice by inscribing the practice as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Hong Kong.

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