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What religion endorses the eightfold path?


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The eightfold path is a central concept in Buddhism. The eightfold path consists of right understanding, right thought, right speech, right action, right livelihood, right effort, right mindfulness, and right meditation. Buddhism teaches that desire causes all suffering in the world, and that the eightfold path is the way to cease suffering.


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As a Wiccan, I admire it, but everyone has their own opinion. There are many Christians I know who incorporate the eightfold path into their everday lives as well.

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