Buddhism

Course Type: 
REL
Code: 
3430
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Introduction to Buddhism, focusing on its historical origins in India and its spread to neighboring regions. Examines the life and teachings of the Buddha, rituals and practices among Buddhist monastics and laity, and early Buddhist art and architecture. Reading from historical Buddhist sources and documentary films about living Buddhist communities.