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Unformatted text preview: Everything is simply a temporary bringing together of elements Buddhas tribe was called Sakyas, and he was sometimes referred to as Sakyamuni Mahanyana means great vehicle Starts with the idea that the monastic path is a path that can be followed only by a few people Followers stop at the final stage of the process of transferring into nirvana and wait to make the transforation until everyone else can make the transition with them. These people are known as bodhisattva...
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2010 for the course RELS 1001 taught by Professor Lane during the Spring '10 term at Minnesota.
- Spring '10