1. Refer to The Mosaic Course: Study guide for Lecture notes, Reflection Questions, and Exercises.

  1. Required reading for the module: The Suffering Savior (Chapter 3: The Unknown God)

  1. Visit a Buddhist temple and observe the religious rituals. If Buddhism does not believe in god, why are they bowing down in front of idols?
  2. Talk to Buddhists from different cultural backgrounds. How do their perception of God differ from each other? How much of it can be considered part of the s teaching?

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  1. Eckel, Malcolm David. Great World Religions: Buddhism (Great Courses, The Learning Company)
  2. Keown, Damien. Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2013)