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<ul><li> 1. David Navarro El Rey Spring 2011</li></ul> <p> 2. </p> <ul><li>Buddha was born about 563 B.C.in northern India </li></ul> <ul><li>Was born a Kshatriya, the Warrior Class </li></ul> <ul><li>He went on a journey that took him through many regions in India </li></ul> <ul><li>His missionary was to Find Peace but no one could answer him convincingly </li></ul> <ul><li>Died around 483 B.C. </li></ul> <ul><li>Also called the enlightened one </li></ul> <p> 3. </p> <ul><li>Suffering:Everyone suffers from these thing. </li></ul> <ul><li>Birth-When we are born, we cry.</li></ul> <ul><li>Sickness-When we are sick, we are miserable. </li></ul> <ul><li>Old age-When old, we will have ache and pains and find it hard to get around.</li></ul> <ul><li>Death-None of us wants to die. We feel deep sorrow when someone dies. </li></ul> <p>Life means suffering. 4. </p> <ul><li>the craving for passion and delight, relishing now here &amp; now there </li></ul> <ul><li>craving for sensual pleasure </li></ul> <ul><li>craving for becoming </li></ul> <ul><li>craving for non-. </li></ul> <p>becoming 5. </p> <ul><li>cessation of suffering can be attained throughnirodha </li></ul> <ul><li>The third noble truth expresses the idea that suffering can be ended by attaining dispassion. </li></ul> <p> 6. </p> <ul><li>Right understanding and viewpoint (based on the Four Noble Truths). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right values and attitude (compassion rather than selfishness). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right speech (don't tell lies, avoid harsh, abusive speech, avoid gossip). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right action (help others, live honestly, don't harm living things, take care of the environment). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right work (do something useful, avoid jobs which harm others). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right effort (encourage good, helpful thoughts, discourage unwholesome destructive thoughts). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right mindfulness (be aware of what you feel, think and do). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right meditation (calm mind, practice meditation which leads to nirvana). </li></ul> <p> 7. </p> <ul><li>Right meditation (calm mind, practice meditation which leads to nirvana). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right work (do something useful, avoid jobs which harm others). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right effort (encourage good, helpful thoughts, discourage unwholesome destructive thoughts). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right mindfulness (be aware of what you feel, think and do). </li></ul> <ul><li>Right meditation (calm mind, practice meditation which leads to nirvana). </li></ul> <p> 8. </p> <ul><li>Right means of making a living:Not slaughtering animals or working at jobs that force you to violate others. </li></ul> <ul><li>Right mental attitude or effort:Avoiding negative thoughts and emotions, such as anger and jealousy. </li></ul> <ul><li>Right mindfulness:Having a clear sense of ones mental state and bodily health and feelings. </li></ul> <ul><li>Right concentration:Using meditation to reach the highest level of enlightenment </li></ul> <p> 9. </p> <ul><li>Right understanding:Understanding that the Four Noble Truths are noble and true. </li></ul> <ul><li>Right thought:Determining and resolving to practice Buddhist faith. </li></ul> <ul><li>Right speech:Avoiding slander, gossip, lying, and all forms of untrue and abusive speech. </li></ul> <ul><li>Right conduct:Adhering to the idea of nonviolence (ahimsa), as well as refraining from any form of stealing or sexual impropriety. </li></ul>