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21 Cards in this Set

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what is buddhism's rank among other religions
4th
what percent of Sri Lanka is Buddhist
70%
where are most Buddhists located
90% are in Asia
who is the founder of Buddhism
Siddhartha Gautama / Buddha
4 Noble Truths
suffering
craving
cessation
eight fold path - speech,action, effort, concentration
The Way of the Elders
Therevada Buddhism
The Great Vehicle
Mahayana Buddhism
(th) vesak
Buddha Day Festival
(th) stupas
mound around relic
(th) dana
merit making ritual by supporting sangha
(th) Where is the Festival of the Tooth held
in Kandy, Sri Lanka
(m) who is nirvana available to
all people
(m) bohisattva
reborn in heaven and helps other with their stored merit
Vajrayana Buddhism
The Thunderbolt Vehicle or Tantric (TIBET)
(v) Book of the Dead
speaks of bardo - between death and rebirth
(v) Dalia Lama
present man is the 14th
founder of Zen Buddhism
bodhidharma
(z) satori
ultimate insight
(z) Koan
story/fable
(z) mondo
riddle
(z) Zazen
sitting meditation