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Why Buddhism?

by Sangharakshita

Many religious and non-religious sources of authority are available; Buddhism adopts a different approach...

N.B. Poor original recording.

Talk given in 1966.

This talk is part of the series Introducing Buddhism.

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1. Is religion necessary? (5:37) 
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2. Which religion should we choose? (3:56) 
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3. Should we be free to choose at all? (8:42) 
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4. Appreciating other cultural traditions; Cultural and religious parochialism (3:17) 
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5. The teaching of religion in schools (6:55) 
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6. Why should we choose? (2:21) 
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7. Which religions are there to choose from? (8:02) 
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8. Ethnic religions and universal religions (4:32) 
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9. Theistic and non-theistic universal religions (5:01) 
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10. Buddhism as a non-theistic religion (7:22) 
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11. Buddhism and science (4:12) 
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12. Why choose Buddhism? (3:28) 


Total running time: 1:03:25

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