Jedi training is accomplished by spending many years learning the ways of the Force to become a Jedi Knight.

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What age was Darth Vader when he finally died?

What was the exact age Darth Vader was when he finally dies at the end of Return of the Jedi?
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Did Luke Skywalker go to the Dark Side?

I remember reading something about Luke Skywalker going to the Dark Side for a short period of time, but I'm not a hundred percent sure on this. Did he turn to the Dark Side?
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Is the Jedi Order a Cult in context of modern Western society? [closed]

Force sensitive children are taken from their families at a young age. They live together, are trained together, and eventually are given a mentor to teach them the ways of the order. They are ...
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Did Obi-Wan ever take the trials to become a Jedi Knight?

Qui-Gon: Obi-Wan is ready Obi-Wan: I am ready to face the trials. So, Obi-Wan wanted to face the trials and change his rank from Padawan to Jedi Knight... Later, after the battle on Naboo we ...
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Who did Qui-gon train before Obi-wan?

Who did Qui-gon Jinn train before Obi-wan? How did he become a Master?
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How were lightsabers created? [duplicate]

I saw in a episode of The Clone Wars, Yoda teaching younglings to build their lightsabers purely on force instinct. Does this explain how Luke was able to construct his own lightsaber?
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Were Jedi trained in using a blaster?

We know how Obi-Wan Kenobi feels about using a blaster, in episodes III and IV he hints at his distaste for them. After slaying General Grievous and tossing the blaster on the ground: So ...
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In-universe etymology of the word 'Padawan' and existence of similar titles for other Jedi ranks

No other Jedi rank seems to have an equivalent 'title' - initiates are Jedi Initiates, knights and masters are Jedi Knights and Masters. Yet only the rank of Jedi Apprentice has this special word for ...
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What are some things that only Jedi Masters could do, and not new Jedi Knights (or Padawans)?

Was the difference in the things that a Jedi Master could do with the Force and the things a newly-Knighted Jedi Knight could do, simply a matter of practice and familiarity? Did promotion to Knight ...
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Doesn’t the existence of the Chosen One indicate the Sith’s existence?

If the Jedi Council didn't believe that the Sith were in existence in Episode 1, then: why would there be a debate over the need to train the chosen one (Anakin); and, wouldn't the universe's ...
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Why did Qui-Gon consider Obi-Wan to not be ready for Knighthood?

In TPM, Obi-Wan is a 25-year old Padawan who according to Qui-Gon is not yet ready to take the Trials. Of course, Qui-Gon changes his tune when he finds Anakin and wants to take the Chosen One on as ...
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Why did Jedi in the prequel movies use the Force offensively?

One of the Yoda's quotes which sticks in my mind most from the original series is A Jedi uses the Force for knowledge and defense, NEVER for attack! To back this up we see Vader and Sidious ...
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Why were the Jedi who tried to arrest Palpatine so rubbish? [duplicate]

After Anakin informs Windu that Palpatine is a Sith Lord, Mace and 3 Jedi (Kit Fisto, Agen Kolar, and Saesee Tiin) go to arrest him. After a bit of banter Darth Sidious then kills the three Jedi ...
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Why doesn't Leia get Force training in the original movies? [duplicate]

Wouldn't taking down the Empire have been easier with two Jedi? I'm looking for in-universe reasons and storytelling explanations.
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Jedi is to Padawan as Sith Lord is to?

Jedi have understudies called Padawans. What is the Sith equivalent of a Padawan?
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Was Yoda a Padawan or a Jedi Knight?

I have come across some seemingly contradictory information while reading about Yoda's early life. The Wookieepedia entry on Yoda states: Master Gormo took them to his home where he trained them ...
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How did Luke Skywalker learn the ways of the force so quickly?

Luke began his training relatively late in life (given that the council was hesitant to train 9-year-old Anakin), spent only a few days with Obi Wan and another few with Yoda. Anakin was trained for ...
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Why did Yoda not take on another apprentice after Episode III?

At the end of Episode III (or shortly after) the movie storyline implies that Yoda goes into hiding on Dagobah. Knowing that he was one of the few remaining Jedi why did he not attempt to find an ...
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What happens to a padwan whose master died before the training is finished?

In jedi order a padwan is trained under one master, at a time a padwan can not be trained under two masters and a master can not train two padwans. If a padwan is having his training phase where ...
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What's the minimum age required to be a Jedi?

I'm clueless about the Jedi, and I wanted to know - can you be a Jedi at fifteen? When you started training at five? If your midichlorian count is 13,200? How old do you at least have to be to be a ...
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Where to apply to become a Jedi knight?

Can you become a Jedi knight if you wanted to? Will the academy accept applications or they only choose for themselves?
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Why Was Obi Wan So Eager to Train Luke as a Jedi?

I saw the entire Star Wars series as it was released, starting back in 1977 when I had to ride my bike about 8 miles to the theater where it was showing in my city for the first showing on the first ...