Course Module:
Role of the Buddha in Sri Lankan Worship

Instructions: Click on the first link below, read the text and view the images. Then click on NEXT at the bottom of the screen. Continue until you reach the screen "Student Assignment." Print out the last section "Student Assignment," answer the questions, and turn it in at the next class.

A monk sits holding Buddhist scripture which is written in the
Pali language on palm leaves and bound together on one side.

I. Introduction

II. The Role of Relics

III. The Tooth Relic

IV. Worshipping the Bo Tree

V. Images of the Buddha

VI. Pilgrimages

VII. Conclusion

VIII. Student Assignment


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Last revised: August 2, 2000