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Great world religions, Buddhism / [Malcolm David Eckel].

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 1 total copy.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD 294.3 ECK (Text) 31951003687057 Main Floor - DVDs NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1565857844
  • ISBN: 9791565857840
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs : digital ; 4 3/4 + 1 course guide (71 pages ; 22 cm.)
  • Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., [2003]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Course guide includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
lecture 1. Buddhism as a world religion -- lecture 2. The life of the Buddha -- lecture 3. "All is suffering" -- lecture 4. The path to Nirvana -- lecture 5. The Buddhist community -- lecture 6. Mahayana Buddhism-- the Bodhisattva ideal -- lecture 7. Celestial Buddhas and Bodhisattvas -- lecture 8. Emptiness -- lecture 9. Theravada Buddhism in Southeast Asia -- lecture 10. Buddhism in Tibet -- lecture 11. Buddhism in China -- lecture 12. Buddhism in Japan.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Malcolm David Eckel, Boston University.
Summary, etc.:
Presents twelve lectures that describe the fundamental principles of Buddhism and the international significance of this religious movement.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1.
Subject: Buddhism.

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