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


Rescuing a Symbol of Peace, an interview with T.K. Nakagaki with The State of Belief

Michael Palmer - Monday, February 11, 2019

The State Of Belief with Dr. Welton Gaddy sat down with Rev. Dr. T.K. Nakagaki, author of The Buddhist Swastika and Hitler's Cross about the misappropriation of the swastika by the Nazis, overturning its long history as a symbol of peace in Asian religions. Can its original meaning ever be reclaimed?
 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


'How to Take a Japanese Bath' new edition

Michael Palmer - Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Since its first publication in 1992, How to Take a Japanese Bath by Leonard Koren, with illustrations by Suehiro Maruo has become a curious classic, taking a simple (yet often incorrectly performed) activity and depicting it with a graphic, manga-style edge. Read More


Like our blog? Please share it!

Categories

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

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