Learn, understand, then decide whether you accept or reject.
I listened to this right after its Western counterpart, and immediately noticed a lot of parallels (debates on the meaning of life) and deviance (emphasis on spirituality until very recently.) There is a lot of concentrated wisdom in this course from China, Japan, India and (in a single lecture) Korea. I was disappointed at the complete absence of Russia in this course, however.
Buddhism was mostly a mystery to me until I listened to this course and learned more about the rich tradition they have, as well as their view of the greater universe.
When it comes to stories from mythology, there's always a hidden wisdom to extract. This is the case here. Beautifully told stories from the best the Hindu pantheon has to offer, be ready for stories that take you into the best and worst of human nature, and even beyond death and back.