Buddha Gautama Research Paper

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Siddhartha Gautama, also known as Buddha “The enlightened one” was a spiritual leader and teacher whose life serves as the foundation of the Buddhist religion.
Buddha lived in Nepal during the 6th to 4th century B.C. Buddha was born in the kingdom of Kapilvastu in Nepal. He grew up in wealth and luxury, his father was a king named Suddodana Tharu, and his mother was Maya Devi. Buddha’s father kept trouble and hard work far from him. A seer predicted that if Buddha stayed inside his palace his whole life, then he would become a great king. But if he left , then he
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He would not keep his wives, his children, his wealth, or his palace. He would become a holy man with no home. He would look for the answer to the problem of birth, old age, sickness, and death.

After a long spiritual search he went into deep meditation, where he realised the nature of mind. He achieved the state of unconditional and lasting happiness, the state of enlightenment, of buddhahood. This state of mind is free from disturbing emotions and expresses itself through fearlessness, joy and active compassion.

Buddha was the leader and founder of a sect of wanderer ascetics, Sramanas, one of many sects which existed at that time all over India. This sect came to be known as Sangha, to distinguish it from other similar communities. While scholars agreeingly concur that he did in fact live, the events of his life and death are still controversial.

The teachings of Buddha, known as the Dharma, are considered the core of Buddhism. Dharma is the name given to the teachings of the Buddha.
Buddha preached Dharma in an effort to lead others to and along the path of
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