Buddhist Cheat Sheet Part 1

Buddhism is a path of practice and spiritual development leading to Insight into the true nature of reality. 

I. The Noble Eightfold Path

The Buddha taught that to attain liberation one must practice wholesome :
– View
– Intention
– Speech
– Action
– Livelihood
– Effort
– Mindfulness
– Concentration

II. The Four Noble Truths

This was the Buddha’s first and fundamental teaching about the nature of our experience and spiritual potential.

– Ordinary life brings about suffering.
– The origin of suffering is attachment.
– The cessation of suffering is attainable.
– Suffering can cease, by following the Eightfold Path.

More on Buddhist Cheatsheet tomorrow. Till then here’s another post on Buddhism > https://empress2inspire.blog/2020/12/20/the-basics-of-buddhism-part-2/

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7 Comments Add yours

  1. Well…if this was a prayer the whole world would pray it in their languages

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    1. GS says:

      Its faith…what you do have faith in.


  2. DiosRaw says:


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    1. GS says:

      Glad you liked the post Amber. In The Buddhist Guide to a Happy Life, The Noble Eightfold Path is described as a journey of becoming detached from desired outcomes. Letting go of the need to control sets you on the noble path. This simple cheat sheet to Buddhism will help you stay on your path and mindful of The Four Noble Truths, Buddha’s first sermon after he reached the stage of Nirvana.

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    1. GS says:

      Thank you for sharing


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