What would you like to do?

The main sects of buddhism?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Theravada, Mahayana, & Vajyana.
The 2 most well known Buddhist sects are Zen & Tibetan. Zen falls under the Mahayana denomination, & Tibetan falls under the Vajyana denomination.
2 people found this useful
Thanks for the feedback!

What is the main sect of Judaism?

Orthodox is the most traditional. Reform is the largest. But thereis no one denomination that can be called "the main sect". All ofthe denominations of Judaism are tied togeth

How many sects of Buddhism are there?

Well there are two branches of Buddhism: Theravada and Mahayana. They are further divided into several sects or schools of Buddhism. Tibetan, Nichiren, Pure Land, Zen, Sing

What sects of Buddhism has evolved over time?

There are many sects but the most common division is into three: Mahayana (which includes Zen), Theravada, and Vajrayana. Each of these traditions has many smaller groupings b

What are the 2 main sects in Buddhism?

There are many sects, such as Tibetan Buddhism, Zen, Pure land, etc, but all Buddhists typically fall within two traditions. These are Theravada and Mahayana. Theravada Budd

Which sect of Buddhism was connected with the tang dynasty?

Mahayana, one of three main branches of Buddhism, was connectedwith the Tang Dynasty. This particular tradition calls forenlightenment to benefit all sentient beings. Mahayana