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					     Buddhism
       Mr. Ornstein
Willow Canyon High School
       World History
     Buddhism Starts in India
 Buddhism Starts in
  India but Spreads
 East Asia
 Southeast Asia
 China
 Japan
 Korea
 Vietnam
 Thailand
      Siddhartha Gautama
 Founder  of
  Buddhism
 Northeast India
  (Now Nepal)
 Was a High
  Caste Hindu
 Buddha-
  ”Enlightened
  One”
         Siddhartha
Gautama  Rejected His Wealth
 and High Caste
Buddhism comes from
 Hinduism
     Main Ideas of Buddhism
4  Noble Truths
 8 Fold
  Path/Middle
  Way
 Reincarnation

 Meditation

 Nirvana
Answer???
     What does
      “Mo Money,
      Mo Problems”
      mean?
          4 Noble Truths
 To  Under Stand Buddhism You Must
  Believe the Following:
 “Life Is Suffering”

 “Wants and Desires Cause Suffering
  and Make Life Miserable”
 “Sufferings End when Cravings End”

 “To Reach Enlightenment You Must
  Follow the Teachings of the Buddha”
                 Nirvana
 State of Eternal
  Happiness
 Full Union with the
  Divine Essence
 Goal for Buddhist
  to Reach
 Must Accept 4
  Noble Truths
 Follow 8 Fold Path
       Eight Fold Path
Teachings of
 the Buddha
Way to End
 Suffering
        Reincarnation
Samsara

Like Hinduism, Buddhism
 believes in Reincarnation.
Reincarnation continues until
 you reach
 Enlightenment/Nirvana
            Meditation
 Central  to
  Buddhism
 Train Your
  Mind
 Part of the 8
  Fold Path
           Important Texts
 Sutras- Books
  Containing the
  Teachings and
  Lesson of the
  Buddha
 Tripitaka-
  Collection of
  important Buddhist
  texts and writing
         Buddhism Spreads
 SilkRoads- Series of Trade
  Routes Connecting India and
  China.
 Buddhism Diffuses throughout
  Asia along the Silk Roads
      Buddhism in China
Buddhism   will be more
 popular in China than India
Chinese Peasants liked that
 Buddhism offered the hope of
 a better afterlife than the life
 many of them were living.
 Three Branches of Buddhism
Theravada

Mahayana

Vajrayana
 (Tibetan)
            Zen Buddhism
 Buddhism popular
  in Japan
 Has Elements of
  Confucianism and
  Daoism
 Meditation is very
  important.
              Dalai Lama
 Spiritual  and
  Political Leader
  of Tibet and
  Tibetan
  Buddhism
 China Took Over
  Tibet and
  current Dalai
  Lama is not
  allowed home.
     Well Known Buddhists
  Tina Turner-
 Orlando Bloom-

 Tiger Woods-

 Steven Segal-

 Kate Bosworth-

 Richard Gere-

 Phil Jackson
        Ticket Out the Door
 Who is the founder of Buddhism?
 What are 3 Beliefs of Buddhism?

 What are three branches of
  Buddhism?
 Who is the Dali Lama?

				
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