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The `in between' between asceticism and hedonism.
The 4 noble truths Buddha knows this because he has experienced both so
The middle way he understands both ends of the scale and knows
neither are the true way to go.




The 4 noble truths can be known through practice.
The 4…

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They are called truths because they do not just have to
The 4 noble truths be believed but they can be understood through
How do you follow the 4 experience which means Buddhists can find out what
following the truths are like for themselves.
noble truths? Overview
A boy was…

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Anicca means impermanence. It is because everything
The 4 noble truths will one day end that causes suffering. If the good
Anicca things in life which causes happiness never ended, we
would never experience suffering. An example is
unemployment, if people were never unemployed=
money= better quality of life. Although…

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As long as we remain ignorant, clingy and hateful, we
The 4 noble truths will continue to create karma and continue to be reborn.
Dependant origination. What it One thing leads to another.

means- brief

The 2nd noble truth. Suffering has a cause- attachment/
The 4 noble truths craving (Tanha).…

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Started a school for children refugees. He sold his
The 4 noble truths possessions in order to fund the project.
Dhardo Rimpoche


Was born as an untouchable and campaigned for equal
The 4 noble truths rights and social justice as the Indian law minister. He
Dr Ambedkar tried to abolish…

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The Dharma is compared to a raft. It helps us get from
The 4 noble truths samsara to enlightenment (Nibbana). Once Nibbana has
The parable of the raft- basics been realised, one must let go of the dharma and not
get attached to it. There is no need to carry…

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Right effort
The 4 noble truths
The eightfold path (6) Helps develop samadhi- concentration




Right mindfulness
The 4 noble truths
The eightfold path (7) Helps develop samadhi- concentration




Right concentration
The 4 noble truths
The eightfold path (8) Helps develop samadhi- concentration

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