Siddhartha

4 Nobel Truths and the 8th Fold Path

1.Life is Suffering

1. Suffering happens all the time because people want more then what they have.

2. The cause of suffering is desire

1. Wanting stuff is what causes suffering.

3.The cure for suffering is to remove desire

1. You must get rid of all of your “wants” to feel no suffering.

4.To remove desire, follow the eightfold path

1. if you follow all the rules of the eightfold path you will remove desire.

Eight Fold Path

1.Right view

2. Right Intention

3. Right Speech

4. Right Action

5. Right livelihood

6. Right Effort

7. Right Mindfulness

8. Rich concentration