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Buddhism, By: Ellie, Lauren, Matthias, and Luke.
Transcript of Buddhism, By: Ellie, Lauren, Matthias, and Luke.
-The "meditation school
-Lay and monastic
-Seeks sudden enlightenment(Satori)through meditation
-Use of meditation masters (Roshi
History of Buddhism
Who was the Buddha?
Spread of Buddhism
At the 13th century
Buddhism left form
went into China,
north and east
Asia, and Sri Lanka
Mahayana was made in Northern Asia.
The goal is to assist people into enlightenment.
Mahayana is also called,(Great Vehicle.)
Vajrayana is called the "Diamond Vehicle."
It was made in the 7th century C.E.
Bardo Thodol means Tibetan Book of the Dead.
The eight fold path means
-A 2500 year old tradition that originated in the far East of India.
-Buddhism is fallowed by 300 million people.
- Based on the teachings of the Buddha.
Buddha- the teacher
Dharma- the teachings
Sangha- the community
The Buddha was born in 563 B.C.E.
The Buddha was going to be the king.
He spent 45 years teaching other people how to achieve peace of mind.
He felt sad for suffering people, so when he was 29 he didn't want to be king anymore. Then he wanted a solution for suffering.
He meditated under a tree for 7 weeks
- He says,"life is suffering
Buddhism, By: Ellie, Lauren, Matthias, and Luke
BUDDHISM IN THE WEST
It has made inroads in the western world
Immigration of asian people
People in the west adopt practices rather devotional of Buddhism
-Mr. Corvello's PowerPoint
-Image gallery for Buddhism
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