The Eightfold Path

This lesson looks at the practical guidance laid down by the Buddha on overcoming suffering and being able to lead a peaceful, happy life. This guidance is known as the Eightfold Path.

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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 ethics mean?

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Q2.What does karma mean?

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Q3.What term is used to describe the cycle of birth, death, and rebirth?

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Q4.What is Dhamma?

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Q5.Buddhists believe in Reincarnation

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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 ethics mean?

1/5

Q2.What does karma mean?

2/5

Q3.What term is used to describe the cycle of birth, death, and rebirth?

3/5

Q4.What is Dhamma?

4/5

Q5.Buddhists believe in Reincarnation

5/5

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Quiz:

The Eightfold Path

Next try and see if you can answer the following questions based on your learning!

Q1.What is the Eightfold Path?

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Q2.Where does the Buddha refer to this path in the Four Noble Truths?

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Q3.How is the Eightfold Path sometimes broken up?

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Q4.The Right Livelihood is about being kind.

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Q5.Right Concentration is about training your mind to focus.

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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:

The Eightfold Path

Next try and see if you can answer the following questions based on your learning!

Q1.What is the Eightfold Path?

1/5

Q2.Where does the Buddha refer to this path in the Four Noble Truths?

2/5

Q3.How is the Eightfold Path sometimes broken up?

3/5

Q4.The Right Livelihood is about being kind.

4/5

Q5.Right Concentration is about training your mind to focus.

5/5

Lesson summary: The Eightfold Path

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