Essentials of Buddhism Timothy Tennent

Essentials of Buddhism

Summary of the beliefs and practices of Buddhism.

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You may access the seminary level course on this subject by Dr. Tennent, by going to Introduction to Buddhism. You may purchase these lectures and the summary versions of African Traditional Religions, Hinduism and Islam on an mp3CDROM by clicking here.

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  • Subject:
    Missions & Evangelism
  • Skill Level:
    Basic
  • Time Required:
    3 hours
  • Price:
    Free
  • Institution:
    Asbury Theological Seminary
  • Language:
    English

Lectures

1

Discussion of the events surrounding the emergence of Siddhartha Gautama as the Buddha.

2

Description of how Buddhism became a religion. It expanded into 3 branches, Therevada, Mahayana, and Vajranyana.

3

Discussion of how Mahayana Buddhism has opened the door to different schools of thought or lineages of Buddhism.

4

Discussion of Vajranyana Buddhism, which is also known as Tibetan Buddhism.

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Essentials of Buddhism - Student's Guide

Essentials of Buddhism - Student's Guide

Timothy Tennent

Are you ready to go deeper? Get the student guide for this course. This guide will deepen your understanding of Buddhism and help you witness to Buddhist followers genuinely and effectively. Perfect for individual or small group study.

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