This is one of the most well known stories of the Buddha and how he was able to help a suffering woman understand the inevitability (= certainty) of death. Watch and listen to the video. In the story, the TEN words or phrases in bold below are used.
Listen and try and understand the meaning of these words and phrases and then enter your details in the test form below and complete the 10 reading / vocabulary questions.
She was in great despair
He is so compassionate
He may revive him
You will have to fulfill one condition
She could not see the point
The woman came to her senses
Initiate me into your path
the eternal life
It is just the circle of life
Understanding this may seem beyond us