Flashcards in Bible Test: Buddhism Deck (59)
One who resists his own nirvana to teach others how to achieve nirvana
Practical condensation of the teachings of Buddha
Emphasize Zazen; seek to achieve sudden flashes of enlightenment through koans
Primarily in Japan; emphasizes nationalism; Lotus Sutra is their main scripture
Rejects Meditation as the only way and stresses the rational study of the scriptures; also emphasizes the sexual union between those 2 people who i can't remember
Tibetian Tantric Buddhism
Founder of Zen Buddhism
Riddles and Stories demonstrating the inadequacy of logic
Soul migrates from 1 body to another
Transmigration of the Soul
Greek word for "after ensoulment"
Greek word for "repeated birth"
"no soul", only desires are reincarnated
What other religion has pantheistic monism?
What is the main focus of Buddhism?
Suffering and how to overcome it
Who is the founder of Buddhism?
What is the Great Renunciation?
When Guatama left his wealthy life and saw the inevitable suffering
What 2 aspects of worldview is the middle path between
Buddhism was a response to the rigidity of what Hindu doctrine?
the caste system
Who is the "Constantine of Buddhism"
King Asoka of India-he sent missionaries for Eastern Religions out
2 branches of Buddhism?
Hinayana and Mahayana (Mahayana more popular)
What scripture is emphasized by Hinayana?
What scripture is emphasized by Mahayana?