Buddhism [DVD videorecording] / [presented by] Malcolm David Eckel.

Contributor(s): Eckel, Malcolm David, 1946- | Teaching Company
Material type: FilmFilmSeries: Great courses (DVD): Publisher: Chantilly, Va. : Teaching Co., c2001Description: 4 videodiscs (ca. 720 minutes) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (iv, 144 p. ; 22 cm.)ISBN: 1565855647; 9781565855649Subject(s): Buddhism | Buddhism -- Creeds | Buddhism -- Customs and practices | Buddhism -- Doctrines | Buddhism -- Essence, genius, nature | Buddhism -- History | Buddhism -- Origin | Buddhism -- Philosophy | Buddhism -- Sacred books | Philosophy and religionGenre/Form: Educational videos. | DVD-Video discs.
Contents:
What is Buddhism? -- India at the time of the Buddha -- Doctrine of reincarnation -- Story of the Buddha -- All is suffering -- Path to Nirvana -- Buddhist monastic community -- Buddhist art and architecture -- Theravada Buddhism in Southeast Asia -- Mahayana Buddhism and the Bodhisattva ideal -- Celestial Buddhas and Bodhisattvas -- Emptiness.
Buddhist philosophy -- Buddhist Tantra -- Theory and practice of the Mandala -- "First Diffusion of the Dharma" in Tibet -- Schools of Tibetan Buddhism -- Dalai Lama -- Origins of Chinese Buddhism -- Classical period of Chinese Buddhism -- Origins of Japanese Buddhism -- Honen, Shinran and Nichiren -- Zen -- Buddhism in America.
Lecturer: Malcolm David Eckel.Summary: Lectures provide an overall view of Buddhism and its history, beliefs, and doctrines.
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Twenty-four 30-minute lectures provide an overall view of Buddhism and its history, beliefs, and doctrines.

Accompanying guide includes biographical information, lecture notes and outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references.

DVD.

Lecturer: Malcolm David Eckel.

pt. 1. Disc 1. Lectures 1-6. What is Buddhism? -- India at the time of the Buddha -- Doctrine of reincarnation -- Story of the Buddha -- All is suffering -- Path to Nirvana -- pt. 1. Disc 2. Lectures 7-12. Buddhist monastic community -- Buddhist art and architecture -- Theravada Buddhism in Southeast Asia -- Mahayana Buddhism and the Bodhisattva ideal -- Celestial Buddhas and Bodhisattvas -- Emptiness.

pt. 2. Disc 3. Lectures 13-18. Buddhist philosophy -- Buddhist Tantra -- Theory and practice of the Mandala -- "First Diffusion of the Dharma" in Tibet -- Schools of Tibetan Buddhism -- Dalai Lama -- pt. 2. Disc 4. Lectures 19-24. Origins of Chinese Buddhism -- Classical period of Chinese Buddhism -- Origins of Japanese Buddhism -- Honen, Shinran and Nichiren -- Zen -- Buddhism in America.

Lectures provide an overall view of Buddhism and its history, beliefs, and doctrines.

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