This site serves as a central depository and backup for any number of documents and works that I have compiled and composed from sites, blogs and elsewhere. It is hoped that these works and documents will be of benefit and use to both general readers and scholars alike. Everything may be used and quoted freely without prior permission provided citation is given.

Recent Updates

26 April 2016: Added Jibin 罽賓.

15 March 2016: Added various things. For a recent published article of mine on astrology in East Asia see here (Japanese):

29 March 2015: Several new items under "Classical Chinese" and "Japanese Buddhism". See also my video lecture on "Buddhist Astrology in China" on Youtube:



Other sites of interest:

Flower Ornament Depository - My ongoing Buddhology blog.

Exploring Classical Chinese - My blog about Classical Chinese.