The Three Baskets of Buddhism
Lecture no. 13 from the course: Sacred Texts of the World
Taught by Professor Grant Hardy | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
This lecture introduces the huge library of Buddhist scriptures. Study the origins and contents of the three major Buddhist canons—the Pali canon, the Chinese canon, and the Tibetan canon. Learn about the devoted efforts through Buddhist history to preserve these texts, and the nature of their significance to Buddhists.