Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni Buddha, or
simply the ..... For the remaining 45 years of his life, the Buddha is said to have
traveled in the Gangetic Plain, in wh...
The Buddha, or Siddhartha Gautama, achieved enlightenment through
meditation ... scholars agree that he did in fact live, the events of his life are still
The following excerpts about the life of Buddha are taken from Geshe Kelsang
Gyatso's book, Introduction to Buddhism. The Buddha who is the founder of the ...
Siddhartha Gautama, known as the Buddha, was born in the sixth century B.C. in
... people and Siddhartha grew up living the extravagant life of a young prince.
Gautama Buddha, the historical Buddha, lived between 563 and 483 BC in the ....
This did not, however, lead to a sense of true knowledge or peace, and the ...
The Buddha was an Indian philosopher (seeker of wisdom), religious teacher, ....
to attain final salvation, or nirvana, but this did not stop its members from trying.
Dec 9, 2013 ... Siddhartha Gautama (also known as the Buddha “the awakened ... By the time he
was 29, he abandoned his home and began to live as a homeless ascetic. .... “
though his parents did not conscent and wept full of affliction”.
This simple account of the historic Buddha's life covers his early life, the ... Even
the news that his wife Yasodhara had given birth to a son did not please him.
Soon Siddhartha became disillusioned with the palace life and wanted to see the
.... The Buddha did not deny that there is happiness in life, but he pointed out it ...
Oct 2, 2002 ... The history of Buddhism is the story of one man's spiritual journey to ... and
ascetism, but did not return to the pampered luxury of his early life.