buddhist studies for secondary students
The role of Buddism in Enhancing Environmental Philosophy and Psychology in the West Today.
This section provides links to works by a leading Buddhist monk,Venerable P.A. Payutto which deal with society’s ills within a Buddhist framework. There are Buddhist perspectives on other issues such as globalisation, the constructive use of technology, Buddhism and the Echocrisis, and a contribution from His Holiness, the Dalai Lama on Universal Responsibility and the Environment. On a positive note, there is a article by the well-known Buddhist writer, Venerable Dr. Sri Dhammananda on Buddhism and the Future.
Secondary Level Unit 8: Contemporary Issues
Facing the Future: Four Essays on the Social Relevance of Buddhism, by Bhikkhu Bodhi. (eBook Library)
The Meditation Class: Instructions in Insight and Loving-kindness meditation – showing techniques in sitting and walking.
eBook Library: Nine Maha (Great) Buddhist Crossword Puzzles.
Online Research Projects: Choose a topic from nine suggested research projects.
The Dhammapada: The Buddha’s Path to Wisdom.