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  3. Ryunosuke Koike

Ryunosuke Koike


Ryunosuke Koike is a Japanese monk who is actively involved in practices that extend beyond traditional Buddhist boundaries, such as holding meditation classes and running his own website "Iede Cafe." Koike is extremely popular with readers in both Korea and East Asia for his accessible yet comprehensive Zen and Buddhism books. He has published 15 titles in a three year period, with approximately 1,000,000 being printed in Japan alone. His latest book Begin from Within: Teachings on Love from a Buddhist Monk, released in September 2012, has already been met with great interest and enthusiasm within Japan and internationally.