SBP Blog

T.K. Nakagaki to speak about the Buddhist Swastika at Kinokuniya Tokyo March 16th

Michael Palmer - Monday, March 04, 2019

Everything you've always wanted to know about the Swastika, but we're too afraid to ask. A book talk by Rev. Dr. T.K. Nakagaki will be held at Kinokuniya in Tokyo March 16th, at 3pm.  Read More

Lion's Roar on T.K. Nakagaki's 'The Buddhist Swastika and Hitler's Cross'

Michael Palmer - Monday, January 14, 2019

Thanks to Lion's Roar for profiling Rev. Dr. T.K. Nakagaki's mission to educate the west on the Buddhist swastika, an ancient symbol of peace with his new book The Buddhist Swastika and Hitler's Cross: Rescuing a Symbol of Peace from the Forces of Hate.  Read More

Japanese Buddhist T.K. Nakagaki sets out to educate West on swastika of good fortune

Michael Palmer - Monday, December 17, 2018

The Kyodo News profiles Rev. Dr. T.K. Nakagaki's mission to educate the west on the origins of the Buddhist Swastika. His new book The Buddhist Swastika and Hitler's Cross gracefully explains this ancient symbols origins and how it was misappropriated by the forces of evil. Read More

Author T.K. Nakagaki to speak at Kinokuniya New York on 'The Buddhist Swastika and Hitler's Cross'

Michael Palmer - Monday, October 22, 2018

For those in New York, Kinokuniya will be hosting an author talk and book signing with author of The Buddhist Swastika and Hitler's Cross: Rescuing a Symbol of Peace from the Forces of Hate, Rev. Dr. T.K. Nakagaki.  Read More

Like our blog? Please share it!


Subscribe to the SBP Mailing List

New Releases

Amy’s Guide to Best Behavior in Japan

Going to Japan? This unfussy modern guide guarantees you keep it polite and get it right!

China Smart

Essential essays on all things Chinese that inform and entertain travelers, students, and anyone working or living in China

Oh, Tama!

A deeply eccentric novel about lives and connections—and a cat of course—in 1980s Tokyo: witty, offbeat, and strangely profound.

The Fourth String

Two women. Two cultures. One music.

Tag Cloud

tk nakagaki Basho in the woods of memory wife oh tama japanese culture politics and prose koto osamu tezuka a memoir of sensei and me the millions Japanese holidays literature japan trip japanese book travel manners american shamisen author tourist eating in japan Chinese Astrology World War Two Children's Books matcha japanese books seppuku hitler stone bridge cafe janet pocorobba year of zen 2020 Olympics author tour how to takuma sminkey publicity japanese instrument rachel manley why we write podcast diary book signing foreword reviews awards china history internment guide kyodo news Christianity shamisen performance book books monks wife how to travel in japan no longer human haibun kinokuniya event memoir writing hiroaki sato benjamin franklin award Chinese culture illustration gaijinpot book award stone bridge press visitor huffpost IBPA Alexandra Johnson jared cook the hidden writer giajin diymfa mieko kanai memior Japan japan culture zen monk wife koun suicide Children's Literature buddhist sensei and me literary review journal of a zen monks wife in japan hooked cross trip alan brill manji expat event foreigner in japan blurb the fourth string danica davidson Language Olympics Ukiyo-e reviews etiquette PEN AWARD japanese cutlure japan books japan travel etiquette peace VIZ japanese drunk classic japanese literature mark gibeau hate paul mccarthy four immigrants welton gaddy buddhist symbols t.k. nakagaki Art/Design buddhist swastika foreword indies award dazai author signing japan vacation journal eastern and western philosophy japanese travel Korea photography osaka jun hazuki fantasy literature henry kiyama 2019 finalist 1960s Korea the fourth string a memoir of sensei and me pottery the buddhist swastika diy mfa japanese bath Year of the Dog musical asia japan book review japan memoir japanese music astro boy japan guide foreword indies forewrod reviews indies Japanese aesthetics tea garden catcher in the rye Asian Studies sensei Poetry book blurb a shameful life Korea memoir japan travel Spirituality performance japanese manners juddhism jing liu gaijin min kahng Chinese New Year book talk bookstore center of east asian studies nichi bei weekly, naomi hirarahara Japanese literature suehiro maruo japan travel guide History non-fiction book reviews japan book william f sibley Chiune Sugihara ex pat literature japanese instruments buddhist priest japanese customs green tea japan today shamisen ibpa publishing university donald keene japanese people gaijin pot book publicity Coming of Age Day international book award podcast dark horse frederik schodt pacific rim review of books japanese classic announcement best behavior in japan zazen book reading learning in japan writing Chinese history monk holden caufield what do in japan new books a mejiro novel miswest book review Nikolas Bunton alan moore benjamin franklin awards disney nazi brad hawley japan food janet pocorbba lesley university interfaith Christianity in Japan classic michael emmerich japan visitor gallery awa Translation japan restaurant university of chicago literary prize haiku japan etiquette shaimsen Shoah zen monk in japan purification holocaust graphic novels gratitude in japan The Colorado Review damian flanagan photography comics tomoko aoyama ancient symbols publishing astrology the asian review of books poetry of consciousness travel to japan UCLA do it right and be polite review japanese translation AAS bowing in japan ningen shikkaku Interview World War II amy chavez osamu dazai summer vacation frank beyer WWII swastika hitlers cross new release lions roar ancient symbol janet pocrobba verticle comic history hippocampus magazine zen monk japanese books in english japan custom learning shamisen manga biography fred schodt book hoarding behavior the japan times yukio mishima manga student teacher drinking in japan black jack how to order in japan zen Culture state of belief new york events book tour traditional Travel tracy franz travel Japan chinese comics amys guide to bes tbehavior in japan monk wife tea nara memoir, tracy franz, zen monk, buddhist Anime/Manga/Comics journal of a zen monk ritual Okinawan literature japanese craft a memoir will eisner Basho's Narrow Road China Japanese art religion understandind china through comics japanese etiquette award Spring Festival japan manners japan behavior amys guide to best behavior in japan traditional japanese instrument travel etiquette otakuusa new york leonard koren 1960's Japan polite evil huffington post journal of a zen monk's wife anime shun medoruma buddhism world literature today Tokyo Olympics the silver spoon japanese author event asian review of books manners kyoto traditional japanese instrumenet Second World War washington dc journal' monks wife kansuke naka my year of dirt and water tokyo the japan society walt disney book review tricycle magazine living in japan