Which festivals do Buddhists celebrate?

In this lesson we will be learning about the Buddhist festival called Wesak. We will learn about why this festival is so special to Buddhists and the traditions that they observe. Finally, we will learn about the Noble Eightfold Path, which Buddhists reflect upon during Wesak. You will need a piece of paper, a pencil and your brain.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.The Buddha wrote all of his teachings down. True or false?

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Q2.The Buddha's teachings are called...

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Q3.Which of the following make up the three baskets of wisdom from the Tipitaka? (Select three to get all three marks!)

Select three (3) boxes

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Q4.Match the eightfold paths to their definition. (Make sure there is one response in each row to gain three marks.)
Right Understanding
Right livelihood
Right Effort

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 2

Question 3

Question 3

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.The Buddha wrote all of his teachings down. True or false?

1/4

Q2.The Buddha's teachings are called...

2/4

Q3.Which of the following make up the three baskets of wisdom from the Tipitaka? (Select three to get all three marks!)

Select three (3) boxes

3/4

Q4.Match the eightfold paths to their definition. (Make sure there is one response in each row to gain three marks.)
Right Understanding
Right livelihood
Right Effort

4/4

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Which festivals do Buddhists celebrate? - Quiz

Well done for your hard work this lesson. This quiz will help you to see what you've learned.

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Q1.Another name for Buddha Day is...

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Q2.In which months could Buddha Day be celebrated? (Tick three to get all three points!)

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Q3.Wesak falls on a different day every year because…

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Q4.Buddhists worship God during Wesak.

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Which festivals do Buddhists celebrate? - Quiz

Well done for your hard work this lesson. This quiz will help you to see what you've learned.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Another name for Buddha Day is...

1/4

Q2.In which months could Buddha Day be celebrated? (Tick three to get all three points!)

Select three (3) boxes

2/4

Q3.Wesak falls on a different day every year because…

3/4

Q4.Buddhists worship God during Wesak.

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Lesson summary: Which festivals do Buddhists celebrate?

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