Flashcards in Buddhism Deck (17)
What is the Sangha?
The buddhist community
What are the 3 jewels/refuges?
The Buddha - The enlightened one
The Dharma - The teachings of the Buddha
The Sangha - The community of Buddhists
What are the 3 fires?
Greed, Hate and Ignorance
What is the eight fold path?
Eight rules Buddhists have to do
Do things for the right reasons
Avoid killing things
Avoid lies and gossip
Do an honest job
Be aware of yourself
Be focused on your mind
What is the first precept?
Don’t harm people or animals
What is the 2nd precept?
Don’t take ideas or property from other people
What is the third precept?
Sex is only allowed in a committed relationship
What is the fourth precept?
Buddhists shouldn’t lie or hurt people with words