9Culture of China Major culture of Neolithic China. Role of India in influencing the religion in China.Spread of Buddhism among the Chinese.Establishment of Buddhism in China.The development of Chinese Schools of Buddhism.Xuan-Zang’s pilgrimage to India.Further development of Buddhism in China.
11Culture of KOREA A stronger partner of India in North- East Asia. Spread of Buddhism in Korea.Period of suppression of Buddhism in Korea.Revival of Buddhism in Korea.Korea’s unique historical role of harmony between different religious and philosophical streams.Strong historical connections and shared common values.
14Culture of Japan Introduction of Buddhism to Japan. The Nara Period (8th centuryThe Heian Period ( towards the end of 8th century)The Kamakura Period ( towards the 12th century)Japanese Buddhism Sects-a) The Jodo Shinshu Sect.b) The Nichiren Sect.c) The Zen Sect.Buddhism from the 16th to 19th century.Development in the present century.
15a)Nekomatas - cats with two tails and having magical powers. *INDIA Description of magical creatures , flora and fauna in the North- East Asian cultures.JAPANa)Nekomatas - cats with two tails and having magical powers.*INDIAb) Pishachas – haunting the cremation grounds to eat half burnt human corpses.