Part Two: Life of the Buddha

EXERCISE 27. The Buddha’s Last Illness

  1. How did the Buddha suppress his sickness?
  2. Why did Ven. Ananda think that the Buddha would not pass away?
  3. What should be one’s refuge when the Buddha has passed away?
  4. What hint did the Buddha give to Ven. Ananda?
  5. Why did Dhammarana not come to pay respects to the Buddha?
  6. Who honours the Buddha most?