Buddhism
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 16

Buddhism PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 112 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Buddhism. Browsing the Buddhism Faith. Originated. 564 to 483 BC In Magadha Ancient Kingdom of India. Leader/Prophet. Buddha A.k.a. Prince Siddhartha Guatama “Enlightened One” (meaning of Buddha). Branches. Theraveda Oldest surviving Buddhist school Conservative Mahayana

Download Presentation

Buddhism

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Buddhism

Buddhism

Browsing the Buddhism Faith


Originated

Originated

  • 564 to 483 BC

  • In Magadha

  • Ancient Kingdom of India


Leader prophet

Leader/Prophet

  • Buddha

  • A.k.a. Prince Siddhartha Guatama

  • “Enlightened One” (meaning of Buddha)


Branches

Branches

  • Theraveda

    • Oldest surviving Buddhist school

    • Conservative

  • Mahayana

    • Largest Buddhism school currently

    • Path of seeking enlightenment


Sacred text

Sacred Text

  • Pali Canon

    • Theravada book

  • Triptaka “ 3 baskets”

    • Taka mean basket

    • Trip = 3

    • Make up Pali Canon


Sacred text cont d

Sacred Text cont’d

  • Mahayan Sutras

    • Mahayana Buddhism

    • Broad scriptures

  • Tibetan Book of the Dead

    • Intention is to guide a person through death

    • Afterlife

    • Rebirth


Places of worship

Places of Worship

  • Temple

  • Monastery

  • Vihara

    • Knowledgable place

  • Stupa

    • Dirt mound with Buddhist relics


Holidays festivals

Holidays/Festivals

  • Budda’s Birthday

    • aka Buddha Day

  • Enlightenment Day

    • aka Teacher Day

  • Floating Bowls

    • Placed in canals

    • Bad luck floats away


Of people that worship countries areas of worship

% of People that WorshipCountries/Areas of Worship

  • 376 million or 6 %

    Countries/Areas

  • Southeast Asia

  • Korea, Thailand

  • China, India

  • Mongolia, Nepal


Places of pilgrimage

Places of Pilgrimage

  • Places/locations where Buddha lived

  • India

  • Nepal


Symbols

Symbols

  • Statue of Buddha

    • Hong Kong

    • Harmonious relationship between:

      • Man and nature

      • People and religion


Symbols1

Symbols

  • Dharma/Wheel

  • 8 fold Path

    • End suffering and achieve self awakening

  • Wisdom

    • Right view, Right intention

  • Ethical Conduct

    • Right speech, action and livelihood

  • Concentration

    • Right effort, mindfulness, and concentration


Rites of passage

Rites of Passage

  • Head Shaving

    • Prepare a person for priesthood

    • Buddhist nuns also

  • Discipline Training

    • Priests must go through it


Basic beliefs

Basic Beliefs

  • Enlightenment

    • Experience that transforms a person

    • Full enlightenment = Nirvana

  • Detachment

    • Person overcomes desire/attachment for:

      • Things , people, or concepts

  • Reincarnation

    • Karma

    • Rebirth


Basic beliefs cont d

Basic Beliefs Cont’d

  • Ego is illusory

    • What does illusory mean? __________

  • Freedom of self in Nirvana

  • Transcending material needs/wants

  • Want spiritual growth

  • All is seen as essential for ending human suffering


4 noble truths

4 Noble Truths

  • Noble Truth of Suffering

  • Noble Truth of the Accumulation of Suffering

  • Noble Truth of the Elimination of Suffering

  • Noble Truth of the Path that leads away from suffering


  • Login