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Questions and Answers on Siddhartha
This paper provides questions and answers on Siddhartha, including a description of the events that led Siddhartha to the middle path to life.
# 144528 | 750 words | 1 source | MLA | 2009 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2009 in Religion and Theology (Buddhism)


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The paper describes how Siddhartha's long path began with the traditional lifestyle of the Brahmins which he inherited as his birthright, a life full of ritual and sacred obligations which form an important part of the early friction between himself and his father. The paper relates that dissatisfied with this seemingly endless round of ceremony and textual study which he felt would not lead to liberation, he was forced to break from this life with only the grudging permission of his father. The paper outlines how Siddhartha then set out on his own unique journey which began with some extreme efforts of asceticism, the product of his initially excess enthusiasm and impatience.

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"The Buddha taught that the key to life was to find "The Middle Way." Explain how Siddhartha found this middle path to life. Describe in detail the events that led him to this path. Siddhartha's long path began with the traditional lifestyle of the Brahmins which he inherited as his birthright, a life full of ritual and sacred obligations which form an important part of the early friction between himself and his father (see Question 3 below.) Dissatisfied with this seemingly endless round of ceremony and textual study which he felt would not lead to liberation, he was forced to break from this life with..."

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