The department offers survey courses in Asian studies that provide an introduction to Buddhism. It also offers more senior classes in Buddhism that include the study of:

  • Buddhism in India
  • Buddhist philosophy
  • psychology and meditation
  • women and Buddhism
  • Southeast Asia
  • Tibet
  • China
  • Japan
  • the West
  • Buddhism in the modern world


Department of Religious Studies

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000