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Buddhism for Today By Chris Wright

Buddhism for Today by Chris Wright

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Summary

Designed to fit the SCAA model syllabuses, which emphasize "learning about" and "learning from" religion. Each book consists of 29 two-page spreads, with text that is illustrated and supported by activities. This title explores Buddhism through the three key concepts of the Buddha, the Dhamma and the Sangha.

Buddhism for Today Summary

Buddhism for Today by Chris Wright

"Buddhism for Today" is part of a series of texts designed to fit the SCAA model syllabuses, which emphasise "learning about" and "learning from" religion. Each book consists of 29 two-page spreads with readable text that is highly illustrated and supported by activities. Each book has a one-page glossary and a one-page index. "Buddhism for Today" explores Buddhism through the three key concepts of the Buddha, the Dhamma and the Sangha.

Buddhism for Today Reviews

...the Buddhism book is notable for its use of parable and story to explore complex concepts. BFSS National RE Centre Newsletter

Table of Contents

THE BUDDHA; 1. Going for refuge; 2. Siddattha Gotama; 3. The four sights of suffering; 4. Siddattha searches for happiness; 5. The Enlightenment; 6. The Buddha teaches; 7. The Buddha dies; THE DHAMMA; 8. Three Marks of Life; 9. Coming to terms with suffering; 10. What am I?; 11. I want, I want, I want; 12. Simply let go; 13. The Noble Eightfold Path; 14. Right Understanding, Attitude and Speech; 15. Right Action, Livelihood and Effort; 16. Right Awareness; 17. Right Concentration; 18. Being reborn; 19. The Wheel of Life; THE SANGHA; 20. Monks and nuns; 21. Lay Buddhists; 22. Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism; 23. Tibetan And Zen Buddhism; 24. Buddhism spreads to the West; 25. The three baskets; 26. Buddhist practices; 27. Growing up as a Buddhist; 28. Accepting death; 29. Celebrating festivals

Additional information

GOR001538568
9780199172412
0199172412
Buddhism for Today by Chris Wright
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press
1997-07-10
64
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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