PL305 - Pali Prescribed Readings III

During this course the students will be introduced to a larger variety of Buddhist texts, both prose and verse. The selections from the Dhammapada will cover a wide range of doctrinal matter. Selections from the Therā-Therī Gāthā are meant to be biographical studies. The Kosala Samyutta will introduce to the students the Buddha in contemporary society in conversation with kings and other leaders of society.