Relgions for Anc Civ Buddhism

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Relgions for Anc Civ Buddhism
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Religions Anc Civ Buddhism

Religions for Anc Civ- Buddhism
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  1. Buddhism- Who is Buddha?
    Siddharta Guatama
  2. Who is Siddharta Guatama?
    Buddha, Weathy, prince to be, mother sees a vision for him to leave so father locks him up in a palace. He escapes and goes and fasts sitting under a tree and then he figures out the problem to becoming king and becomes enlightened
  3. What is tripitaka?
    3 baskets of wisdom
  4. What are the two school where people would learn Buddhism?
    • Theravada (monks)
    • Mahayana
  5. What are the four noble Truths?
    • 1.Life is filled with suffering
    • 2. Suffering is caused by people's wants
    • 3. Suffering can be ended if people stop wanting things (more pleasure/ power)
    • 4. To stop wanting things, people must follow the Eightfold Path
  6. What is Nirvana?
    Hinduism and Buddhism) the beatitude that transcends the cycle of reincarnation; characterized by the extinction of desire and suffering and individual consciousness
  7. What is the Eightfold Path?
    • to know the truth
    • to intend to not resist evil
    • to not say anything to hurt others
    • respect life, property, morality
    • work had at you job that doesn't injure others
    • free one's mind from evil
    • be in control of one's feelings and thoughts
    • practice appropriate forms of concentration