Monday, January 08, 2007

4 Noble Truths

The Four Noble Truths are:
1. The world is full of suffering and stress.
2. The cause of this suffering and stress is desires of physical instincts.
3. If desire can be removed, then suffering and stress will be ended.
4. Desire can be removed by following the Eightfold Path.

Eightfold Path:
Right Views
Right Thoughts
Right Speech
Right Conduct
Right Livelihood
Right Effort
Right Mindfulness
Right Concentration