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Unformatted text preview: much of either allows one to live a balanced lifestyle as a human being. Another aspect of the reading I found interesting was the idea of the Four Noble Truths. All of the Four Noble Truths are interrelated and lead to one another. The first of life is suffering. Craving then causes suffering. Next suffering can have an end. Lastly that there is a path that leads to the end of suffering. The fact that the Buddha has a perspective on life that is based on the facts dealing with suffering is unique in the sense that everything in the Buddhist culture stems from suffering and being relieved from suffering. One aspect I would enjoy discussing in class is how in the Buddhist culture the heavens are divided into twenty-six different levels. How do all the levels differ?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2008 for the course RS ST 4 taught by Professor Wallace during the Fall '07 term at UCSB.
- Fall '07