We’ll start with Rahula’s description of the First Noble Truth (Dukkha) in Chapter 2 of WTBT.
Then continue with Chapters 3 and 4 of Fundamentals: two lectures covering all four Truths.
And, if you’ve been reading the Buddha’s story, continue with Chapters 10–13 on the Buddha’s Renunciation.
Bhikkhu Bodhi returns for his second lecture to frame the Buddha’s teachings.
To check your understanding, here are some questions to consider about the Four Noble Truths and when you’re ready for the next reading assignments: