Schools of Buddhism refers to the various institutional and doctrinal divisions of
Buddhism that have existed from ancient times up to the present. The
classification and nature of various doctrinal...
Web resources on the different forms of Buddhism, including Theravada, ... sects
have emerged, each with a unique take on the teachings of Buddha and daily ...
Mar 17, 2015 ... There are many subdivisions within Buddhism, but most can be classified into
three major branches: Theravada ("Way of the Elders"), ...
What are the different types of Buddhism? This guide to the major schools shows
the differences between Theravada and Mahayana sects and beliefs.
It is common to see the Buddhist traditions presented as three main "schools" ...
While there is much debate regarding how different the two movement really are,
we list ... In DharmaNet's Learning Center you can learn about several sects and
As with all major religions, a great many historical schisms have split Buddhism
into numerous sects. Most scholars divide Buddhism into three main branches, ...
New sutras (texts) were added to the Buddhist canon, causing rifts among the
various sects. Reformers called themselves the “greater vehicle” (Mahayana),
Branches of Buddhism. Most world religions have different sects or branches,
each with their own school of thought. For instance, Christianity has Lutheranism
A few hundred years after the Buddha's passing away, there arose eighteen
different schools or sects all of which claimed to represent the original Teachings