Buddhism In Nepal

Home Buddhism In Nepal

BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY

Oct 28 2017

Nepal has high profile in world Buddhism. It is not only being the native country of Buddha but also is the region where Buddhism has been strong throughout the history since its inception. Buddhism is still playing a significant role in the everyday life of Nepalese people. Nepalese are proud to be citizens of the Buddha's native country. Buddha's teachings have deep effect in Nepalese history, culture and politics. Existence of Buddhism is s ...


Read More

The Limitations of the Study

Dec 31 2017

This thesis was prepared under different confinements such  as time, expenditure and limited sources that available on the subject. The Buddhism existed in Nepal is envisaged of three main groups. They areNewar Buddhism Tibetan Buddhism andTheravada BuddhismA sketch on history of Buddhism shared by all groups is essential to understand their background. The most authe ...


Read More

Newar Buddhism

Dec 31 2017

Buddhism that practiced by the Newar people mainly in the Kathmandu Valley and its periphery is called Newar Buddhism. It is Tantric Buddhism and therefore Mahayana and Vajrayana. It is basically the same kind of Buddhism that one finds in the Tibetan culture, whether within Tibet or among those ethnic groups who share the same culture, such as the Sherpas and other northern border people of Nepal. The rituals performed by the ...


Read More

Objectives of the Study

Dec 31 2017

This thesis is prepared aiming the following targetsTo make it clear  that Buddhism is a historical  religion  in Nepal.To give knowledge of the main historical events concerning major sects of Buddhism in Nepal.To review the effect of political and social changes towards the Buddhism in the country.To study the present Buddhist situation against the background of history.To make ...


Read More