We found 131 resources with the concept buddhism
Philosophy - Schopenhauer
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Are love and the will to life at odds? Arthur Schopenhauer's take on human nature and the importance of love—as well as the unimportance of happiness—is the focus of a philosophy video that compares Schopenhauer's worldview to Buddhism.
Classical Civilizations: The Rise of States and Empires
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
History is full of great empires rising to power—and falling into dust. But what does religion and a society's belief system have to do with a civilization's fate? A thorough explanation of the impact of world religions on their...
The Intersecting Legacies of the Twin Towers and the Bamiyan Buddhas
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Middle schoolers either remember or have heard of the attacks on the World Trade Center, but they may not know about its connection to the Bamiyan Buddhas, which were attacked exactly six months earlier. Explore the relationships between...
AP Human Geography Comparative World Religions Project
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The guidelines and graphic organizer of this resource are great tools for beginning a comparative religions project with your class! After completing an information sheet comparing six major world religions (Judaism, Confucianism,...
Comparative Religion Investigation: What Happens When We Die?
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How do different religions offer explanations for what happens when we die? Invite your learners to consider the variance and complexity of religious beliefs, and to research and compare/contrast the concept of death and afterlife...
Dalai Lama: Free Expression and Religion
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How is religious freedom connected to the conflict between China and Tibet? After reading an online passage of background information, your learners will divide into groups and both read and view an interview with the Dalai Lama. They...
The Story of India - The Power of Ideas - 5/6
10 mins 6th - 12th
The fifth video in a six-video series about the history of India focuses on Ashoka the Great. The video follows a narrator as he explores various parts of India where Ashoka made his mark as a conquerer and then later as an advocate for...
Religion: Location, Diffusion, and Cultural Landscape
10th - 12th
Clear and well-organized presentations are hard to come by. Luckily, here you'll find excellent information of the location, diffusion, and cultural landscape of each of the world's seven major religions. A truly helpful resource for...
The Spread of Buddhism in East Asia: Korea as a Land Bridge
9th - 12th
Students study the spread of Buddhism. In this Buddhism lesson, students examine articles explaining the spread of the religion to different areas in East Asia. Students compare and contrast the spread of Buddhism to other religions and...