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- Discuss Parinirvana and the nature of the Buddha’s death and your reflections. Why did traditional Buddhists prohibit any images of the Buddha at first? What causes this to change later on?
- Explain who the Dalai Lama is and what role he has in Tibetan Buddhism. How is he chosen? Make sure to relate what you saw on the online video interviews. What are his views on politics, religion, and China? Lastly, read the online journal Meeting the Dalai Lama and give a brief reflection.