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Buddhism in China and Japan

Buddhism in China and Japan

Author: Aleisha Olson

This lesson will introduce a section on Asian art and architecture.

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Image of Smaller Bamiyan Buddha, Public Domain,; Image of Larger Bamiyan Buddha, Creative Commons,


Terms to Know

A system of religious practice in India that emphasizes the idea of dharma, or duty, and corresponding daily rituals and practices

Pure Land

The heavenly realm of a Buddha.


A school and teaching of Chinese Buddhism that emphasizes enlightenment and individual understanding of Buddhist teachings through formal studies and observances.