This lesson discusses the development of Buddhism in China and Japan, and its impact on art.
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.
A system of religious practice in India that emphasizes the idea of dharma, or duty, and corresponding daily rituals and practices.
Image of Smaller Bamiyan Buddha, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:BamyanBuddha_Smaller_1.jpg; Image of Larger Bamiyan Buddha, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Afghanistan_Statua_di_Budda_1.jpg