Dukkha

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  • Dukkha
    • First Mark of Existence
    • First Noble Truth
    • Comes from the 4 sights and first explained in Deer Park Sermon to the five ascetics
      • Setting in motion the wheel of the Dharma
    • Cush  described it as unsatisfactori-ness
      • Getting - a sense of unease, even in happiness
    • Caused by Three Mental Poisons
    • Types of Dukkha includce: ordinary, concealed, exposed, produced by change etc.
    • Dukkha = Du and Cakka meaning ill fitting chariot wheel
    • Buddha = life is characterised by suffering
      • Can make you act with more metta and karuna and help to accept suffering

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