Essentials of Buddhism
Summary of the beliefs and practices of Buddhism. This is an introductory level course. You may access the audio lectures for the seminary level course on this subject by Dr. Tennent, by going to Introduction to Buddhism.
Introduction to Buddhism
Discussion of the events surrounding the emergence of Siddhartha Gautama as the Buddha.
Buddism Becomes a Religion
Description of how Buddhism became a religion. It expanded into 3 branches, Therevada, Mahayana, and Vajranyana.
Discussion of how Mahayana Buddhism has opened the door to different schools of thought or lineages of Buddhism.
Discussion of Vajranyana Buddhism, which is also known as Tibetan Buddhism.