• To be able to list the major beliefs of Buddhism and Jainism.
  • To describe how a Buddhist hoped to achieve enlightenment.
  • To explain how the Buddhist path to enlightenment differed from the Hindu path.
  • To identify the criticisms of the Hindu religion made by Buddhists and Jainists.
  • To explain the differences between Therevada [Hinayana] Buddhism and Mahayana Buddhism.
  • To identify ways in which Buddhism influenced Indian society.
  • To explain why Buddhism did NOT become the major religion of the Indian subcontinent.

 

  Siddhartha Gautama   Buddha   avatar   svadkarma   nirvana
  Chakravaratin   Four Noble
  Truths
  Eightfold
  Path
  Therevada 
  Buddhism
Mahayana  Buddhism
  Zen Buddhism   bodhisattva   Jainism   Vardhamania
  Mahavira
  koan
  jiva   jina   ashram    

 

    

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