Tibetan Buddhism: Inside the Mystique

This course introduces Buddhism as it flowered in the Tibetan cultural region, with emphasis on the traditional cosmology of Tibet, its religious history, its exoteric teachings and practices (Hinayana and Mahayana), and its esoteric teachings and practices (Vajrayana). Special attention will be paid to the meditative traditions of Tibet and the Tibetan Book of the Dead. Co-requisite or prerequisite: COR113 or COR130.
Course Number: REL349
Units: 3.0