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Buddhism Revision Part Five
THE NOBLE EIGHTFOLD PATH THIS IS ESSENTIAL
6. Perfect Meditation. This helps to train the mind so that you become calm and in control
7. Perfect Vision This is an understanding that life is changing all the time. We cant find happiness in things that change.
The Three Jewels I go to the Buddha for refuge I go to the Dharma for refuge I go to the Sangha for refuge Dharma= Teaching Sangha= Community
Refuge I go to the Buddha for security, and trust and respect
Dharma This means the Buddhas teaching Dharma
There is no God in Buddhism
Buddhists do worship in a Temple called a Vihara.
A Buddhist shrine Candles incense images, bell, flowers, statue. the people meditate and pray to the Buddha. They ask for help and ask for guidance in their daily life.
Buddhists meditate to a mantra. The most famous is called Om.
Buddhism Is it a religion or a way of life It has places of worship. It has rules to follow It has monks & nuns. It has rituals & prayers It has a belief that something happens after death. In that respect it is like a religion.
Buddhist Household shrines
Buddhist boys about to become monks
Key Concepts The Three Jewels The Three Marks of Existence The Four Noble Truths The Five Precepts The Noble Eightfold Path
Key Words Ascetic Reincarnation Karma Renunciation Nirvana Meditation Enlightenment Tipitaka Mandala Mantra Dharma Sangha
The title of this picture is the Buddha within. Hopefully you will have some idea of what that might mean. If the Buddha is within me I am calm and able to live my life by the dharma.