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2. Which of these did the Buddha not reject?

  • The atman, Brahamin and the vedic scriptures
  • Meditation
  • Animal sacrifice
  • Extreme aestheticism

3. Why do people believe the earliest civilasation only worshipped tehir mother godess in the home?

  • Excavations found no temple
  • Ancient scriptures
  • The Buddha's own account of a past life he had led there.

4. There are two reasons found in the Buddha's teaching for why he rejected the atman; what are they?

  • It was petty and old fashioned
  • Anata, impermanence of self; and the 5 skandas.
  • the noble eightfold path and the parable of sunita

5. One last quote - all these are true, but only some pertain to this specific topic - which is it?

  • 'Turning first this way and then that without making any real progress' Merv Fowler
  • 'Posssesed an equally strong rejection of it.' (About the Buddha's contemporary culture and values) Side
  • 'The Buddha was a man, a human being like ourselves.' Cush
  • 'the aim is to sit mindfully.' Cush


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