1. Discuss the two indigenous Chinese philosophies and explain how they influenced
early Chinese Buddhism.
2. Name at least two critiques of Buddhism that Confucianism in China maintained. How
did Buddhists answer these criticisms?
3. Who is the ideal per
RS 4/EACS5: Introduction to Buddhism
Study Sheet for Midterm #2
1. What is the relationship between emptiness and dependent origination?
2. What is a stpa and what does it look like? What significance does it have for
Buddhist practitioners in terms of th
Study Sheet for Midterm #1
What were the views and practices of the Buddhas contemporaries, which Buddha
In what century did the Buddha kyamuni live?
What pre-Buddhist scriptures include metaphysical speculations that laid the