Many are influenced by the teachings of Buddha, but what do they believe? Buddhism can be complex and challenging for people outside the region to understand, and Buddhist practices & beliefs can look different in different contexts. This course by OMF expounds on the expression of Buddhism among the peoples of Southeast (SE) Asia. And it will help you communicate more effectively with Buddhists in this region.
Things you will gain from this course are:
- A fundamental understanding of Buddhist beliefs, as contextualized in SE Asia
- Overview of folk Buddhism as practiced in SE Asia, and gain
- Some steps toward helping you engage with Buddhists of SE Asia.