Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Chapter One through Chapter Four Abstract
* Siddhartha Gutama sat under a bodhi tree and vowed not to get up until he understood how to alleviate suffering.
* He was enlightened with the knowledge that we are all one being and interconnected; he taught the Four Noble Truths of the existence of suffering, the possibility of restoring well-being...
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