Covering the Chapter 6 sections “Correctly Understanding the Point” and “Can the Dharma Change?”
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Covering the Chapter 6 sections “Treasure Teachings and Pure Vision Teachings” and “Exaggerated Statements?”
Finishing Chapter Five, discussing the section ‘Buddhism in Tibet,’ and beginning Chapter Six.
An overview of the educational program in Tibetan Buddhist monasteries with descriptions of the five preliminary topics and five main topics studied.
Three sections in Chapter 5, including proving that the Mahayana sutras are the words of the Buddha, and Pali and Sanskrit views on liberation.
Covering the section in Chapter 5 on discussions surrounding the authenticity of the Mahayana scriptures.
The study programs in the Tibetan monasteries, which is very different from learning programs in the West.
Finishing Chapter 4 by describing the differences in content of the three baskets, or tripitaka, between the three extant Buddhist canons.
Covering the sections “The Buddha’s Life” and “Early Buddhist Schools” in Chapter 4.
Beginning Chapter 4 “The Spread of the Buddhadharma and Buddhist Canons.”