died of possible food poisoning
on c. 483 B.C.
Buddha ("the awakened") was the title given to Siddhartha Gautama, the son of a Nepalese rajah. According to tradition, Guatama left a life of luxury at age 30 and devoted himself to years of contemplation and self-denial, finally reaching enli...
Various sources hold that the Buddha's mother died at his birth, a few days or
seven days later. The infant was given the name Siddhartha (Pāli: Siddhattha), ...
Sep 7, 2015 ... Buddha, ( Sanskrit: “awakened one”) clan name (Sanskrit) Gautama or (Pali) ...
Lives of the Buddha that trace events from his birth to his death ...
May 15, 2001 ... During Wesak Day, we are informed that it is also the day Buddha attained
Parinibbana. But not many know how the Buddha died. Ancient texts ...
Most Mahayana Buddhists observe these three events of the Buddha's
life at three different times of year. The Tibetan Buddhist equivalent of Vesak Puja is called Saga Dawa Duchen and usually falls a month later, in June.
According to Buddhist legend, when the Buddha
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Introductory Note. Siddhartha Gautama, known as Buddha, the "Awakened," was
the son of the ruler of Cakya-land, a region lying to the northeast of Oude, ...
Gautama Buddha, the historical Buddha, lived between 563 and 483 BC in the
area known now as the .... Before the Buddha's death, he became severely sick.
Gautama Buddha died in 483 BC aged 80 years in the city of Kusinara (present
day Kushinagar). He is said to have died due to natural causes, most probably ...
P.343 Anyone who is known to take an interest in the history of Buddhism is
bound to be asked from time to time whether it is true that Buddha died of eating ...
Jun 30, 2010 ... It was there that Chunda served the Buddha his last meal. .... The Buddha faced
his death with great peace of mind, dignity, and acceptance.