Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Buddhism?

'The mind is everything. What you think you become.'

Buddhism, dalai lama
Hinduwebsite.com
 Apr 11, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose one!


The teachings of Buddhism are based on the life of:
Mahatma Gandhi
Dalai Lama
Shakyamuni Buddha

Question: 2/18Choose one!


Buddhism originated in _______.
Ancient Egypt
Ancient China
Ancient India

Question: 3/18Choose one!


Which of the following is not one of the jewels of refuge?
Theravada
Dharma
Sangha

Question: 4/18Choose one!


Dharma translates to:
Teachings
Initiative
Balance

Question: 5/18Choose one!


Buddhism has ___ noble truths.
Two
Four
Eight

Question: 6/18Choose one!


There is an eight-fold path to the cessation of suffering.
True
False

Question: 7/18Choose one!


According to the teachings, all phenomena are _____.
Unsatisfactory
Insubstantial
Impermanent

Question: 8/18Choose one!


Which of the following is not one of the skandhas?
Peace
Form
Recognition

Question: 9/18Choose one!


How many mahayana perfections are there?
Ten
Six
Eight

Question: 10/18Choose one!


What is the name of the tree under which the Buddha attained enlightenment?
Dhana Tree
Karuna Tree
Bodhi Tree

Question: 11/18Choose one!


Dana is also known as the practice of:
Giving
Forgiving
Self-awareness

Question: 12/18Choose one!


What are the basic building blocks of reality?
Truth
Suffering
Selflessness

Question: 13/18Choose one!


Which of the following terms mean suffering?
Dana
Dukha
Dharma

Question: 14/18Choose one!


What is the ancient language of the scriptures of Theravada Buddhism?
Alibata
Sanskrit
Pali

Question: 15/18Choose one!


Which of the following is not one of the factors of enlightenment?
Concentration
Generosity
Tranquility

Question: 16/18Choose one!


What is viriya?
Pity
Joy
Energy

Question: 17/18Choose one!


How many sense doors do we have?
7
5
6

Question: 18/18Choose one!


The existence of suffering is one of the:
Foundations of mindfulness
Four noble truths
Five hindrances
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