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The founder of Buddhism in this world is Buddha Shakyamuni. ... in Asia, at first in
India and then gradually in other surrounding countries, including Tibet.
Buddhism is one of the most important Asian spiritual traditions. During its
roughly 2.5 millennia of history, Buddhism has shown a flexible approach...
Now the Buddha ("the Enlightened or Awakened One") began to teach others ...
remains; it is currently found in Sri Lanka and all Southeast Asian countries.
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),
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
HISTORY OF BUDDHISM including Siddartha Gautama, Four Truths, ... lands of
Theravada Buddhism - Sri Lanka and the three countries, adjacent to each other
Buddhism began in northeast India in the 5th century B.C. It was founded by
Siddhartha Gautama, a clan prince ... Which country did Buddhism originate in?
The history of Buddhism and Buddhist movements from the time of the Buddha to
the ... unbroken lineages of teachers, which have spread to many countries.
Long ago, Buddhism began to spread southwards from its place of origin in ... In
Theravada (Southern) Buddhist countries, the monks (bhikkhus) are easily ...