The Buddha ROBBY and Madi (Personal life (Wealthy Prince (Father wanted…
The Buddha ROBBY and Madi
Father wanted son to avoid violence
Destined to be next king
Siddhartha left his castle to study suffering and find a way to stop it.
How did Buddhism end up in China?
The Silk Road is the way that Buddhism most likely traveled into China.
The Silk Road was the trade path that the ancient civilizations took to get to each other.
A Chinese Han emperor wanted to learn more about this western culture and his servants returned with Buddhist monks.
Four Noble Truths
Follow the eightfold path to end suffering
People suffer because they desire (try to get) things that do not last, for example, money and possessions.
The way to end suffering is to stop desiring things.
Life is full of suffering from birth to death.
The Eightfold Path
Right mental attitude or effort
Gods and Goddesses
Varies depending on a person's beliefs
The main god in Buddhism is Brahma, the "king" of the gods in Buddhism.
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