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Spring 2014 Religion W4011 section 001
LOTUS SUTRA-E ASIAN BUDDHISM

Call Number 08735
Day & Time
Location
R 10:10am-12:00pm
318 Milbank Hall (Barnard)
Points 4
Approvals Required None
Instructor David L Moerman
Type SEMINAR
Course Description 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 12 students as of 12:22AM Saturday, April 19, 2014
Subject Religion
Number W4011
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 Continuing Education, Global Programs, International and Public Affairs
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20141RELI4011W001

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