Jesus, Buddha, and the Search for Meaning

 

Like the Buddha, Jesus became a teacher.

Elaine Pagels Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion, Princeton University; Au...
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Jesus, Buddha, and the Search for Meaning

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Jesus and Buddha, separated by 3,000 miles and 400 hundred years, both speak to central questions of meaning. How similar — and how different — are their perspectives and how do the teachings, rituals, and histories of each tradition complement or contradict each other? Take the one-hour version of this popular Princeton course and explore how Jesus and Buddha understood the meaning of life and death, suffering, and salvation.

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