Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Statement on the COVID-19 Pandemic
The Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-ha Buddhist organization, on their website, features a statement by Governor General of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-ha, Chiko Iwagami. The statement details the desired response of Buddhists to the COVID-19 pandemic. Doctrine related to interconnectedness, ignorance, self-centeredness, and suffering are discussed in relation to the coronavirus pandemic. The statement is provided in Japanese and English on the website.
WMU ScholarWorks Citation
Iwagami, Chiko and Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii, "Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Statement on the COVID-19 Pandemic" (2020). Pandemic Response and Religion in the USA: Doctrine. 48.