Part Two: Life of the Buddha

EXERCISE 29. The Buddha’s Last Meal

  1. Who offered the last meal to the Buddha?
  2. What is the name of the meal prepared by Cunda?
  3. What was the Buddha’s advice to Cunda regarding the left-over food?
  4. What happened to the Buddha after eating the meal?
  5. What did the Buddha tell Ananda regarding Cunda’s meal?
  6. Why was Ananda crying?
  7. What message did the Buddha send through Ananda to the people of Kusinaga?
  8. What are the four places to be visited by the faithful followers of the Buddha?