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Unformatted text preview: 2. The Lotus Sutra- Most beloved texts- Purest teachings of enlightenment 3. Heart Sutra- One page of poetic expression- 35 lines- Spend years of defining 4. The Questions of Milinda- Dialogue between a Greek King and Buddhist Sage- Form of a platonic dialogue where Greek King asks questions and Buddhist answers- Greek King places devils advocate- Discussion 5. Jataka- 10 volumes- Stories derived from the past lives of the Buddha- Particular moral to them- Simple tales with a moral at the end...
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This note was uploaded on 12/05/2011 for the course RELS 301 taught by Professor Lloydmoffett during the Fall '11 term at Cal Poly.
- Fall '11