Unformatted text preview: Intuition or inspiration comes after a time of meditation Non-theistic Buddha nature is within the self The Rationalistic Sects These groups felt that along with irrational meditation, one could study the scriptures and writings rationally and logically to find truth The Sociopolitical (Nichiren) Sect This group, found only in Japan stresses nationalism and loyalty to Japan. Followers interpret Buddhism in a political way. Tibetan Buddhism and the Dalai Lama Tantric, from the Tantras … texts teaching magical spells Pure Land Buddhism The Buddha is a savior come to take the believer away to an eternal paradise...
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2011 for the course REL 150 taught by Professor Mason during the Spring '11 term at Lindenwood.
- Spring '11