Buddhist Scripture

In today's lesson, we will be looking at how the Dhamma and the teachings of the Buddha have survived for so long. How were these ideas transmitted and how were they organised? For some people this will be a sensitive topic. If that applies to you, you may want to do the rest of this lesson with a trusted adult nearby who can support.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What does Buddha mean?

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Q2.Which one of these terms means all-knowing?

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Q3.Which flower represents the journey towards Enlightenment?

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Q4.What is an Arahat?

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Q5.What is the ultimate state Buddhist aspire to get to?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What does Buddha mean?

1/5

Q2.Which one of these terms means all-knowing?

2/5

Q3.Which flower represents the journey towards Enlightenment?

3/5

Q4.What is an Arahat?

4/5

Q5.What is the ultimate state Buddhist aspire to get to?

5/5

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Buddhist Scripture..

Have a look at the questions below and see if you can answer as many as you can!

Q1.What is meant by oral traditions?

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Q2.Indian and Greek stories were preserved through oral transmission.

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Q3.The teachings of the Buddha were first written down during the First council of Buddhists.

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Q4.Where can you find the story of Kisa and the Mustard Seed?

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Q5.What does the Abhidhamma Pitaka contain?

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Q6.Which Pitaka is guidance for Monks and Nuns?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Buddhist Scripture..

Have a look at the questions below and see if you can answer as many as you can!

Q1.What is meant by oral traditions?

1/6

Q2.Indian and Greek stories were preserved through oral transmission.

2/6

Q3.The teachings of the Buddha were first written down during the First council of Buddhists.

3/6

Q4.Where can you find the story of Kisa and the Mustard Seed?

4/6

Q5.What does the Abhidhamma Pitaka contain?

5/6

Q6.Which Pitaka is guidance for Monks and Nuns?

6/6

Lesson summary: Buddhist Scripture

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