Denominations

In this lesson, we will trace some of the history of India and see what happened to the Buddha's teachings after he died. This lesson refers to historical examples of conflict. For some people this will be a sensitive topic. If that applies to you, you may want to do the rest of this lesson with a trusted adult nearby who can support.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which symbol/sound is used for mediation?

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Q2.What does karma mean?

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Q3.Which tradition celebrates the anniversaries of the Buddha as separate events and festivals?

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Q4.How old was the Buddha when he died?

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Q5.What does Parinirvana refer to?

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Q6.What is the process of becoming aware of your thoughts and actions?

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Q7.What does Karuna mean?

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Q8.What does Metta mean?

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Q9.What causes humans to lose control of their minds according to Buddhism?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which symbol/sound is used for mediation?

1/9

Q2.What does karma mean?

2/9

Q3.Which tradition celebrates the anniversaries of the Buddha as separate events and festivals?

3/9

Q4.How old was the Buddha when he died?

4/9

Q5.What does Parinirvana refer to?

5/9

Q6.What is the process of becoming aware of your thoughts and actions?

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Q7.What does Karuna mean?

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Q8.What does Metta mean?

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Q9.What causes humans to lose control of their minds according to Buddhism?

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Denominations

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Q1.How many main denominations of Buddhism are there?

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Q2.Which is older, Mahayana or Theravada?

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Q3.Apart from the different kingdoms in India, where did the Buddha visit?

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Q4.Which group invaded India and destroyed most of the Buddhist statues in Central Asia?

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Q5.Did Buddhism survive in India?

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Q6.Where are you most likely to see Theravada Buddhists?

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Q7.Where are you most likely to find Mahayana Buddhism?

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Denominations

Try and put your learning into practice by answering the questions below!

Q1.How many main denominations of Buddhism are there?

1/7

Q2.Which is older, Mahayana or Theravada?

2/7

Q3.Apart from the different kingdoms in India, where did the Buddha visit?

3/7

Q4.Which group invaded India and destroyed most of the Buddhist statues in Central Asia?

4/7

Q5.Did Buddhism survive in India?

5/7

Q6.Where are you most likely to see Theravada Buddhists?

6/7

Q7.Where are you most likely to find Mahayana Buddhism?

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Lesson summary: Denominations

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