... is said to have been destined by birth to the life of a prince, ... the future
Buddha felt that material wealth was not life's ...
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 ...
The Buddha, or Siddhartha Gautama, achieved enlightenment through ... 6th
century B.C., Buddha was a spiritual leader and teacher whose life serves as the
Account of the life of Siddhartha Gautama, the person who became Buddha.
The Buddha was an Indian philosopher (seeker of wisdom), religious teacher,
and the historical founder ... Meditation was to become an important part of his
Oct 2, 2002 ... Siddhartha encountered an Indian ascetic who encouraged him to follow a life of
extreme self-denial and discipline. The Buddha also practised ...
Early Life. His given name was Siddhartha and his family name Gautama (or
Gotama). He was born the son of a king of the Sakya clan of the Kshatriya, ...
available on the Buddha Dharma Education Association's Web site: www.
buddhanet.net ... ing (Dharma) and application of the Teachings to daily life. The.
Web site: www.buddhanet.net. Buddha Dharma Education Association Inc. Ven.
Piyadassi, Thera. The Buddha, His Life and Teachings. The Buddha, His Life.
This "Life of the Buddha" has been prepared for secondary school students.
There are exercises with each story which teachers can elaborate on when it is