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What is the holy text Lotus Sutra?

'The Lotus Sutra is one of the most important and influential of all the sutras or sacred scriptures of Mahayana Buddhism, revered by almost all branches of the Mahayana teachings, and over many centuries the object of intense veneration among… Full Answer

What are the divisions within Buddhism?

Theravada and Mahayana. Within Mahayana, you find Zen Buddhism. Answer: Theravada ('way of the elders') is more similar to original Buddhism, whereas Mahayana ('greater vehicle') has an unknown origin.