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Fall 2017 Religion GU4611 section 001
LOTUS SUTRA-E ASIAN BUDDHISM

Call Number 02088
Day & Time
Location
W 2:10pm-4:00pm
327 Milbank Hall (Barnard)
Points 4
Approvals Required None
Instructor David L Moerman
Type SEMINAR
Course Description Prerequisites: open to students who have taken one previous course in either Buddhism, Chinese religions, or a history course on China or East Asian. The course examines some central Mahayana Buddhist beliefs and practices through an in-depth study of the Lotus sutra. Schools (Tiantai/Tendai, Nichiren) and cultic practices such as sutra-chanting, meditation, confessional rites, and Guanyin worship based on the scripture. East Asian art and literature inspired by it.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Religion @Barnard
Enrollment 8 students as of 11:37PM Thursday, September 21, 2017
Subject Religion
Number GU4611
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To School of the Arts, Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate, Graduate School of Arts and Science, General Studies, School of Professional Studies, Global Programs, International and Public Affairs
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20173RELI4611W001

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