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Gautama Buddha - Wikipedia


Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni Buddha, or simply the Buddha, after the title of Buddha, was an ascetic (śramaṇa) and ...

About Buddha


Includes the life of Buddha, the founder of the Buddhist religion, and his teachings.

Who Was the Buddha? | The Buddhist Centre


Buddhism started with the Buddha. The word 'Buddha' is a title, which means ' one who is awake' — in the sense of having 'woken up to reality'. The Buddha ...

Buddha | founder of Buddhism | Britannica.com


Sanskrit “awakened one” the founder of Buddhism, one of the major religions and philosophical systems of southern and eastern Asia. Buddha is one of the ...

THE BASIC TEACHING OF BUDDHA - San Francisco State University


As a child, Siddhartha the Buddha, was troubled by some of the same thoughts that children today have. They wonder about birth and death. They wonder why ...

Buddha Quotes - BrainyQuote


Enjoy the best Buddha Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Buddha, Leader, Born 563 BC. Share with your friends.

Who was Buddha? A short life story of Buddha Shakyamuni


The Buddha: prince, warrior, meditator, and finally enlightened teacher. The life of the Buddha, the "One Who is Awake" to the nature of reality, begins 2600 ...

Buddha - Religious Figure - Biography.com


Jan 24, 2015 ... The Buddha, or Siddhartha Gautama, achieved enlightenment through meditation and his doctrines became the foundation for Buddhism.

The Buddhist World: Gautama Buddha


Siddhartha Gautama, known as the Buddha, was born in the sixth century B.C. in what is now modern Nepal. His father, Suddhodana, was the ruler of the Sakya ...

Buddha | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy


In epistemology, the Buddha seeks a middle way between the extremes of dogmatism and skepticism, emphasizing personal experience, a pragmatic attitude, ...

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... More »
Name at Birth: Siddhartha Gautama
Born: c. 563 B.C., Kapilvastu, Nepal
Died: c. 483 B.C.