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History of Buddhism

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The History of Buddhism spans from the 6th century BC to the present, starting with the birth of ..... Buddhism in Central Asia started to decline with the expansion of Islam and the destruction of ...

History of Buddhism | About Buddhism

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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 was originally in ...

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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Upon his enlightenment, his followers began to call him Buddha, which means, ... Although Buddhism started in India, it has spread and become the dominant ...

HISTORY OF BUDDHISM

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HISTORY OF BUDDHISM including Siddartha Gautama, Four Truths, Eightfold Path ... Like any other religious leader he begins to gather disciples. ... of eighty, the Buddha's followers are established as communities of monks in northern India.

When was Buddhism founded? | Reference.com

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Buddhism began in the fifth or sixth century before Christ. It was founded by Gautama Buddha, who was originally named Prince Siddhartha Gautama. He was ...

The Start Origin of Christianity, Islam, Buddhism

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The origin of Christianity, Islam and Buddhism. ... The Unification Church, popularly known as “the Moonies,” also began with one man's revelation. On Easter ...

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 ...

Buddhism

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Buddhism has more followers in countries east of India. Buddhism was established in about 500 BC. Buddhism began with a prince called Siddhartha Gautama.

Buddha | founder of Buddhism | Britannica.com

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Sanskrit “awakened one” the founder of Buddhism, one of the major religions and ... The story of a particular buddha begins before his birth and extends beyond ...

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The Origins of Buddhism | Education | Asia Society

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Buddhism, founded in the late 6th century B.C.E. by Siddhartha Gautama (the ... Now the Buddha ("the Enlightened or Awakened One") began to teach others ...

Buddhism - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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May 20, 2014 ... Buddhism is one of the most important Asian spiritual traditions. ... The origin of Buddhism points to one man, Siddhartha Gautama, the historical Buddha, who was born in ..... Buddhist sutras began to be written down in Pali.

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History of Buddhism The history of Buddhism religion dates back to the year 580 BC, which started with the birth of Buddha Siddhartha Gautama. Born in the ...