Background to Buddhism

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1. Why do people believe the earliest civilasation only worshipped tehir mother godess in the home?

  • Excavations found no temple
  • Ancient scriptures
  • The Buddha's own account of a past life he had led there.
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2. He rejected one of the above elements due to his own experience during the six year fast, what was it?

  • Soma
  • Extreme aesheticim
  • Animal sacrifice

3. Which civilisations influenced the Buddha?

  • Indus Valley and Vedic
  • Aryan and Tibetan
  • Therevada and Mahyana
  • Indus Valley and Oxford Rowing

4. Buddhism Did not develop in a Vaccum is a quote to attribute to who?

  • Buddha
  • Fowler
  • Side
  • Cush

5. Which of these did the Buddha not reject?

  • The atman, Brahamin and the vedic scriptures
  • Meditation
  • Animal sacrifice
  • Extreme aestheticism


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