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Japan’s DJ Monk Spins the Holiest Beats

Following in the footsteps of 17 generations of Buddhist monks, Gyosen Asakura grew up knowing it was his duty to protect the family temple. Now, he’s using his skills as a DJ to illuminate the temple in a whole new light. By setting sutras to a techno beat, he’s bringing a whole new generation of people to Buddhism.

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