Buddhism Web Links

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Buddhism Web LinksIn our multi-cultural society, teaching about world religions, festivals and celebrationshis helps children to develop a knowledge,  understanding and tolerance of the world around them.

To assist in your lesson planning we have provided a list of useful website links related to Buddhism:

Buddhism for Children – Woodland School

Buddhist site for education

The story of Buddha e-book

The story of Siddartha – This site covers the life story of Buddha

Buddha Story – This link provides details about Buddha’s life. It takes you on a tour of a reconstruction of the Great Stupa of Amaravati. You are also challenged to match symbols representing Buddha with reliefs from the Great Stupa. It investigates why the symbols are important and why they are used so much in early Buddhist sculpture and relief.

REonline  – A powerful searchable index of RE resources that puts you in touch with excellent learning resources related to six major world faiths.

Teddy’s Day Out  – A  game to help young children learn the signs and symbols connected with six major world faiths.

Holy Days and Festivals – This multifaith calendar by the BBC shows religious festivals and celebrations from eight world faiths.