Terms and Questions:

The Cessation of Suffering

 

Terms:

1.     The Eightfold Noble Path

2.     Nirvana

3.     Mindfulness

Questions:

1.     What causes dukkha and what can we do about it?

2.     How does nirvana differ from the Hindu and Jain notions of Moksha?

3.     What are the three general divisions of the noble eightfold path and which “right” action belong under each division?

4.     Why can we say that Buddhism is not a nihilistic religion?