True or False: Buddhism is the second largest religion in the world
False, it is the FOURTH largest, after Christianity, Islam and Hinduism
What was the real name of the Buddha?
Buddhism has 5 precepts or morals Buddhists must live by. One of them is mentioned below. Can you tell us which one?
Do not take anything not freely given
Above all uphold your word
When did Buddhism Begin as a religion?
It was around 340 BC that Buddha was alive.
Around the same time Jesus Christ was born
What was the Buddha before he became who he was?
What does the lotus flower represent in Buddhism?
What is the Wheel of Life? (Dharmacakra)
The cycle of thought, suffering and death
The cycle of life, death and rebirth
The cycle of work, reward and death
The cycle of birth, childhood and adulthood
In Buddhism, there are 4 noble truths. Out of the 4 choices below, identify one of the noble truths of Buddhism.
Desire leads to suffering
Suffering leads to englightment
Ultimate enlightenment leads to rebirth
Everything in the world is perfect
According to legend, the Buddha stayed beneath what to meditate?
Misleading. He sat on top of a mountain
How long did the Buddha sit there and meditate?
Which of these is a tenet of Buddhism?
You are born without any sin or guilt
You are born with the karma of your past lives
You are born with a debt you must pay throughout your life
You are born with the sins of your ancestors