Terms and Questions:

The Cessation of Suffering



1.     The Eightfold Noble Path

2.     Nirvana

3.     Mindfulness


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?