Learning Objective: To consider whether a monk’s way of life is difficult in Britain in the 21st century
- Identify reasons why being a Buddhist monk in 21st century Britain might be difficult
- Understand how the role of a Buddhist Monk has changed to fit with 21st century society
Task 1: think about what you have learnt about life as a Buddhist monk, could you live like that? Write down your thoughts.
Task 2: complete the table (yo may want to use the information from last weeks lesson)
Watch the video below.
Use the information in the video to have a go at answering this question.
Western Buddhist order:
"How has the role of the Buddhist Monk changed to fit modern society?"