The Threefold Trainings: wisdom, morality and meditation

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The teachings of the Buddha concerning the Eightfold Path all begin with 'samma', meaning correct or right. The eight teachings are grouped into three categories: morality (sila), wisdom (prajna) and meditation (dhyana)

Samma ditti - right view (wisdom/prajna)

  • When a person is aware of the reality of life

Samma sankappa - right thought (wisdom/prajna)

  • Thinking only pure, wholesome and positive thoughts

Samma vaca - right speech (morality/sila)

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