Buddhism Quiz

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Followers of Buddhism don’t acknowledge a supreme ______ or deity.

When followers reach this spiritual echelon, they’re said to have experienced ______.

The word Buddha means “______.”

The path to enlightenment is attained by utilizing morality, ______ and wisdom.

Some scholars don’t recognize Buddhism as an organized ______, but rather, a 'way of life' or a 'spiritual tradition.'

Buddhists embrace the concepts of karma (the law of cause and ______) and reincarnation (the continuous cycle of ______).

Buddha, born with the name Siddhartha Gautama, was a teacher, philosopher and spiritual leader who is considered the founder of ______

He lived and taught in the region around the border of modern-day Nepal and India sometime between the 6th to 4th century ______

The name Buddha means 'one who is awakened' or 'the ______ one.'

While scholars agree that Buddha did in fact exist, the specific dates and events of his life are still ______

According to the most widely known story of his life, after experimenting with different teachings for years, and finding none of them acceptable, Siddhartha Gautama spent a fateful night in deep meditation ______ a tree.

During his meditation, all of the answers he had been seeking became clear, and he achieved full awareness, thereby becoming ______

The religion’s founder, Buddha, is considered an extraordinary being, but not a ______.

The word Buddha means “______.”

Buddhists often meditate because they believe it helps awaken ______.

There are many philosophies and interpretations within Buddhism, making it a tolerant and evolving ______.

Buddhism encourages its people to avoid self-indulgence but also self-______.

Buddha’s most important teachings, known as The Four Noble Truths, are essential to understanding the ______.


Test your knowledge about key Buddhism beliefs and practices, including the concept of enlightenment, the role of Buddha, and the path to reaching nirvana. Explore the core principles of Buddhism in this quiz.

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