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Black Buddhism

A research guide on Black Buddhism supporting the Black Buddhism Faculty Project of the Princeton University Center for Culture, Society, and Religion

Black Buddhist Celebrities on Video

Herbie Hancock: Buddhism and Creativity | Mahindra Humanities Center
Public lecture by jazz legend and Nichiren Buddhist Herbie Hancock
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Tina Turner Chants "Nam-Myoho-Renge-Kyo"
Music legend Tina Turner chanting the standard chant of Nichiren Buddhism
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Tina Turner: A Musical Icon's Journey with Nichiren Buddhism (short documentary)
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Tina Turner talks about Nichiren Buddhism and chants a prayer (interview)
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Alice Walker: Taking the Arrow out of Your Heart.
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Video Profiles of African American Nichiren Buddhists

SGI-INTERNATIONAL VIDEOS
Soka Gakkai International – USA is an prominent Nicheren Buddhist organization that is perhaps the most popular Buddhist group with African Americans. buddhability is an SGI-USA Nichiren Buddhist publication.

Naima Mora - Buddhist in America (brief profile)
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America Rayna Edwins - Buddhist in America (brief profile)
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Hassan Manning - Buddhist in America (brief profile)
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Brandon Nicholson - Buddhist in America (brief profile)
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Diamond Quinn - Buddhist in America (brief profile)
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Kristopher Sanders - Buddhist in America (brief profile)
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Lisa Alley - My Inner Transformation Can Change the Destiny of This Nation
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JK Hobson - The Practice To Transform Your Life - Nichiren Buddhist Chanting
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BUDDHABILITY VIDEOS

Oneness of Life and Environment Explained
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Alex’s Buddhability: How I Beat Cancer
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Simone’s Buddhability: Growing Into the Greatest Version of Herself
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Hunter’s Buddhability: Supporting Friends, Achieving Dreams
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Aleali May: “It’s Like this Glow”
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Robert Fisher - A New Year’s Resolution We’re All Practicing
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Angelica Ross Drops Serious Wisdom
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