Read one of the texts below and write about what interests you about your chosen reading what light does it shed on the ideas and practices of East Asian Buddhists?
(You can only use two textbooks for references – Buddhist Experience and Buddhist Scriptures, no additional sources allowed)
1. The Teaching of Karma in East Asian Buddhism Karma Tales, Buddhist Scriptures, 2433.
2. Buddhist ideas of kingship in East Asia
A Scripture that Protects Kings, Buddhist Scriptures, 3745.
3. Death and Rebirth in East Asian Buddhism
Avoiding Hell, Gaining Heaven, Buddhist Scriptures, 6983.
4. Relics of the Buddha in East Asia
Enshrining a Relic, Buddhist Scriptures, 193199.
5. Life in the Monastery
Making New Monastic Rules, Buddhist Scriptures, 278284