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RELG 369 Tibetan Buddhism (3 credits)

Offered by: Religious Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Religious Studies : Buddhism has been central to Tibetan culture and identity since the 7th century CE. This course introduces key aspects of the history and practices of Tibetan Buddhism, including: early history, political and sectarian developments, the spread of Tibetan Buddhism outside of Tibet, and the myth of "Shangri-La".

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Thomas Troughton (Winter)

  • Winter
  • Prerequisite(s): RELG 252 or RELG 253
  • This course is expected to be offered every 3 years