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Religious Studies: Buddhism

This guide is intended to introduce information resources pertaining to Buddhism. Buddhism encompasses many different philosophical and cultural traditions, most of which are rooted in Asia and an increasing number that have been introduced to the West over the last 100 years. It is a guide to get you started; there are many more resources available, so this is just a jumping-off point for your research.

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These dharmas cannot be demonstrated;
Words, which are only signs, are quiescent in them.
Among the remaining kinds of living beings
None can understand them,
Except for the multitude of bodhisattvas,
Whose power of faith is firm.

~ from the Lotus Sutra

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