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Schools of Buddhism

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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...

Buddhism: The Different Forms of Buddhism - findingDulcinea

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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 ...

Buddhist Sects and Schools - ReligionFacts

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Mar 17, 2015 ... There are many subdivisions within Buddhism, but most can be classified into three major branches: Theravada ("Way of the Elders"), ...

A Basic Buddhism Guide: Differences betweenTheravada and ...

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Differences Between Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism ... Schools/Sects of the tradition, One surviving major school following years of attrition reducing the ...

What Buddhists Believe - Two Main Schools of Buddhism

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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 of ...

What are the fundamental differences between the three schools of ...

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"Hinayana" is a pejorative used by some Mahayana Buddhists to make the ... schools, no sects, no me, no you, no Buddha different in past than present or future.

Differences Between Buddhist Sects | The Classroom | Synonym

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As with all major religions, a great many historical schisms have split Buddhism into numerous sects. Most scholars divide Buddhism into three main branches, ...

Buddhist Denominations - Da Buddha

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There are 3 major denominations of Buddhism which are Mahayana, ... The vajra represents cosmic power and its prongs represent different Buddhas, and the ...

The Branches of Buddhism: Theravada, Mahayana & Vajrayana ...

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Branches of Buddhism. Most world religions have different sects or branches, each with their own school of thought. For instance, Christianity has Lutheranism  ...

Are There Denominations or Sects of Buddhism? | People Of Our ...

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The main goals of all Buddhist sects is to fight suffering, live simply and attain enlightenment. Over the centuries, the Buddha's teachings spread from the Indian ...

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Guide to Buddhist Sects - The Art of Asia - Buddhism

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Theravada Buddhist stress moral discipline and believe that enlightenment can ... Buddhism incorporated many different practices, including some sexual rites, ...

The Principal Spiritual Traditions of Buddhism - DharmaNet

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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  ...

Brief Guide to Major Sectarian Distinctions in Buddhism

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The distinctions among different sects of Mahayana Buddhism are so pronounced they might seem to be entirely different religions, yet they are all built on the ...