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History of Buddhism

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The History of Buddhism spans the 6th century BC to the present, starting with the birth of Buddha Siddhartha Gautama in Lumbini, Nepal. This makes it one of ...

History of Buddhism | About Buddhism

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History of Buddhism. The founder of Buddhism in this world is Buddha Shakyamuni. He was born as a royal prince in 624 BC in a place called Lumbini, which ...

Buddhism Origins, Buddhism History, Buddhism Beliefs - Patheos

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Most historians agree that Buddhism originated in northern India in the 5th century B.C.E. The tradition traces its origin to Siddhartha Gautama (or Gotama), who ...

The Birth and Spread of Buddhism [ushistory.org]

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Siddharta Gautama was a prince in a kingdom near the present day border of India and Nepal. Upon his enlightenment, his followers began to call him Buddha , ...

Buddhism in China, Chinese Buddhism Facts and History

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Introduction to Chinese buddhism history, facts, major schools, doctrines and so on.

History of Buddhism, Buddhism History, Buddhism Religion History ...

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Here is a write up on the history of Buddhism. Read on to find more on Buddhism religion history and origin.

Buddha - Religious Figure - Biography.com

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The Buddha, or Siddhartha Gautama, achieved enlightenment through meditation and ... And soon a picture began to form in his mind of all that occurred in the ...

Buddhism - ReligionFacts

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Mar 17, 2015 ... Buddhism. Buddhism began in India 2,500 years ago and remains the dominant world religion in the East. There are over 360 million followers ...

The Buddhist Society: The Spread of Buddhism

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Long ago, Buddhism began to spread southwards from its place of origin in Northern India to Sri Lanka, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Indo-China and other ...

Buddhism - World Religions Index

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Buddhism began as an offspring of Hinduism in the country of India. The founder was Siddhartha Gautama. It is not easy to give an accurate historical account of ...

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Buddhism arose as a result of Siddhartha Gautama's quest for Enlightenment in around the 6th Century BCE.
Buddhism is a spiritual tradition that focuses on personal spiritual development and the attainment of a deep insight into the true nature of life.
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Buddhism - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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May 20, 2014 ... Buddhism is one of the most important Asian spiritual traditions. During its roughly 2.5 millennia of history, Buddhism has shown a flexible ...

HISTORY OF BUDDHISM

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HISTORY OF BUDDHISM including Siddartha Gautama, Four Truths, Eightfold Path, The spread of Buddhism, Mahayana and Theravada, Buddhism in east Asia ...

The Origins of Buddhism | Education | Asia Society

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The Buddha was born (ca. 563 B.C.E.) in a place called Lumbini near the Himalayan foothills, and he began teaching around Benares (at Sarnath). His erain ...