Age Group: 16–19
Materials: 7
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According to Buddhism, there is no solid, essential self. This understanding plays a very important role in the Buddhist world view, which you can read more about here.



Buddhist Stories

Detailed Subject Knowledge

DOCUMENT   (.pdf)
Five aggregates handout
DOCUMENT   (.pdf)
No-self of inanimate objects
DOCUMENT   (.pdf)
The no-self of persons
VIDEO   (Youtube)
The five Skandhas in four minutes
Play Video

Lesson Activities and Reflections

DOCUMENT   (.pdf)
No-self flower activity
DOCUMENT   (.pptx)
No-self slides

Lived Experience


DOCUMENT   (.pdf)
No-self worksheet