Siddhartha gautama, known as the buddha, was born in 6 bc, in what is now modern nepal he lived the comfortable life of a young prince until one day he ventured out into the world and was confronted. Siddhartha gautama, later known as buddha, was a prince of the sakya tribe of nepal in approximately 566 bc at the age of 29, leaving the comforts of his home, he undertook a journey to seek the meaning of the suffering he saw around him. Siddhartha gautama, the founder of buddhism, was born of the sakya clan in northern india (in 560 bc) his father was a nobleman, of the kshatriya class or caste according to legend, at gautama's birth it was foretold that he would either become a great political ruler of all india or he would become a spiritual redeemer.
The historical buddha siddhartha gautama was probably indo-aryan he lived in what is today the democratic republic of nepal nepal's ethnicity today comprise mixed race people of indo-aryan & east asian ethnicities. Buddhism, founded in the late 6th century bce by siddhartha gautama (the buddha), is an important religion in most of the countries of asia buddhism has assumed many different forms, but in each case there has been an attempt to draw from the life experiences of the buddha, his teachings, and. The origin of buddhism points to one man, siddhartha gautama, the historical buddha, who was born in lumbini (in present-day nepal) during the 5th century bce rather than the founder of a new religion , siddhartha gautama was the founder and leader of a sect of wanderer ascetics ( sramanas ), one of many sects that existed at that time all.
In the land of buddha siddhartha gautama was an ancient indian prince who was pained to see the sufferings of people around him he left his home and family in the search for truth, and after several years of rigorous monastic living, he reached enlightenment under a bodhi tree in present day bihar, a state in east india. Prince siddhartha gautama, musée guimet, paris siddhartha was born in lumbini  and raised in the small kingdom or principality of kapilvastu, both of which are in modern day nepal at the time, a multitude of small city-states existed in ancient india, called janapadas. Buddhism has its roots in india around 2,500 years ago and was founded by an indian hindu prince, siddhartha gautama, who became known as 'the buddha' ie 'the enlightened one' siddhartha gautama was born in what is now nepal near the border of india.
Sri siddhartha gautama, an epic film based on the life story of prince siddhartha, from his birth up to his enlightenment is the latest project of the light of asia foundation of sri lanka. In a narrower sense, “buddha” is a name for siddhartha gautama, who, according to buddhist tradition, was the founder of buddhism and lived from 623 to 544 bc or 60 years later according to buddhist tradition, he came from a royal family of the clan of gotama—hence his family name gautama—of the shakya tribe, which lived in northern. At the age of 29, siddharta gautama, prince of kapilavastu, abandoned his material and worldly life to find the truth of existence he went as a wandering hermit and in bodhgaya, under a ficus tree, siddharta gautama became the ‘buddha’, ‘the one who is awake. The unique teachings of the gautama buddha 2,227 words 5 pages a comparison between the concepts of hinduism and buddhism 1,315 words 3 pages the question of whether anything survives death in the buddha 1,048 words 2 pages an introduction to the life and the philosophy by siddhartha 818 words. The religion of buddhism is based on edifications of siddhartha gautama aka buddha 1137 words | 4 pages buddhism is a religion predicated on the edifications of siddhartha gautama, who lived about 25 centuries ago in what is now nepal and northeastern india.
Buddhism has its roots in india, reverence for the siddhartha gautama became the buddha, literally the “awakened one” he had woken up to the nature of the changing they entered into the homeless life of wandering monastics who settled down in monasteries only during the months of the rainy season. Siddhartha was overcome by these sights, and the next day, at age 29, he left his kingdom, wife and son to lead an ascetic life, and determine a way to relieve the universal suffering that he now understood to be one of the defining traits of humanity. Born in nepal in the 6th century bc, buddha was a spiritual leader and teacher whose life serves as the foundation of the buddhist religion siddhartha gautama, who would one day become known as.
Buddhism study guide by centrec2013 includes 102 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more the seer who said siddhartha gautama would become a religioud leader yasodara siddhartha gautama's wife rahula siddhartha gautama's son direct pointing to the self, seeing into one's own nature rinzai school of sudden awakening sanzen. A bbc/discovery channel co-production, this docu-narrative film describes the life of siddharta gautama, the process by which he arrived at the fundamentals of buddhism and the see full synopsis. Seven years ago, when buddhist scholar and former monk stephen batchelor embarked on a search for the real siddhartha gautama, rooting through over 6,000 pages of the pali canon—the oldest set. Siddhartha gautama was born in lumbini and raised in the shakya capital of kapilavastu according to legend, śuddhodana went to great lengths to prevent siddhartha from becoming a śramaṇa but at the age of 29, after experiencing the four sights , siddhartha left his home in search of spiritual answers to the unsatisfactory nature of life.
It is believed that the buddha, whose real name was siddharta gautama, very likely did exist but that his story has been mythologised 424 views view upvoters quora user , intelligent design advocate and taoist. The story of prince siddhartha gautama, who became lord buddha about 600 years before lord christ, a prince was born in the land of nepal, by the name of siddhartha gautama siddhartha was brought up by his mother's younger sister, maha pajapati. Prince siddhartha gautama was born and raised in land that is now the country of nepal his father was king suddhodana, the leader of shakya clan, whose capital was kapilavastu (during the times of gautama’s life, the region in which he lived was separated into city states, republics and chiefdoms. The future buddha, siddhartha gautama, was born in the fifth or sixth century bc in lumbini (in modern-day nepal) siddhartha is a sanskrit name meaning one who has accomplished a goal, and gautama is a family name.