xplain the basic teachings and moral aspects of Buddhism.

Buddhism Worksheet and Paper

Part 1


Write a 90- to 100-word response for each of the following:

1.      Explain the basic Buddhist teachings, including the three marks of reality, the Four Noble Truths, and the Noble Eightfold Path.

2.      Describe the three major Buddhist traditions—Theravada, Mahayana, and Vajrayana—and how each tradition developed from the early teachings.


Part 2


Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper for Mahayana Buddhism that addresses the following:

  • Summarize the history of Buddhism and the life of Buddha.
  • Explain the basic teachings and moral aspects of Buddhism.
  • Explain what makes the school of Buddhism you selected unique

Format citations and references consistent with course-level APA guidelines.

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