Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

buddhism vocab

wc quiz

QuestionAnswer
Anatta one of the 3ME – doctrine denying a permanent self
Anicca one of the 3ME – doctrine that all existent things are constantly changing
Arhat one who has become enlightened – ideal for Theravada Buddhism
Buddha Siddhartha Gautama and all others who have by their own insight attained perfect enlightenment
Dharma teachings of Buddha and one of the three Jewels of Buddhism
Dukkha first of the 4 Noble truths – basic Buddhist insight that suffering is part of the human condition
Five precepts basic moral requirements that are binding for all Buddhists
Four noble truths central teachings – to live is to suffer, suffering is caused by desire, cessation of suffering can be achieved, the solution is the Noble Eightfold Path
Karma moral law od cause and effect of actions – determines the nature of one’s rebirth
Middle way basic Buddhist teaching that rejects both the pleasures of sensual indulgence and the self-denial of asceticism – focusing instead on a practical approach to spiritual attainment
Nirvana ultimate goal of all Buddhists – extinction of desire and any sense of individual selfhood
Noble eightfold path 4th of the 3NT - defines basic practices of Buddhism that lead to Nirvana
Pali ancient language of India – more commonly understood – used in writings of the earliest Buddhist texts – most important for Theravada Buddhism
Samsara wheel of rebirth
Sangha Buddhist community of monks and nuns – one of the 3 Jewels of Buddhism
Tanha 2nd of the 4NT – selfish desire which causes dukkha
Theravada prevalent form of Buddhism in Cambodia, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand – focuses n the earliest texts and emphasizes monastic lifestyle
Three marks of existence characteristics that summarize the changing nature of reality: anatta (no-self), anicca (impermanence) and dukkha (suffering)
Created by: desantis75205
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards