BUDDHIST - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BUDDHIST News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Former Buddhist monk teaching Asian religion at SLCC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58344773-180/religion-buddhist-bandara-asian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58344773-180/religion-buddhist-bandara-asian.html.csp">Former Buddhist monk teaching Asian religion at SLCC</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T18:06:02.706-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 06:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Starting this fall, two courses in Asian religion will be taught at Salt Lake Community College and cross-listed at the University of Utah. The courses, “Introduction to Buddhist Traditions” and “Asian Religion and Philosophy” are “the only academic courses on these subjects currently being taught in the Salt Lake Valley,” according to Wijitha Bandara, who will be teaching them. The first course will provide a historical overview of Buddhism and Buddhist ritual, Bandara says, “beginning with Bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344773@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:06:02 MDT