Cup of Nirvana Philosophical and Contemplative Explorations

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World Religions

Philosophy of Religion

Medieval Philosophy

Nature of Religious Experience

Indian Philosophy

Intro to Philosophy and Religion

Directed Readings

Comparative Religion

Critical Thinking