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Siddhartha Gautama's Life

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Siddhartha Gautama, who would later be known as buddha, has changed the lives of millions around the world. He was born in Nepal as a prince and followed the customs of indian tribes. Siddhartha was hidden from the hardships and suffering of the world and was shocked when he ventured off and witnessed these things. He set out to end suffering and help others achieve Nirvana. Siddhartha Gautama founded one of the major world faiths,Buddhism, that still remains today. Buddhism has had many positive effects on mankind and religion all together. One aspect of Buddhism that has impacted mankind is the belief that humanity lies in your own hands and self reliance It encourages its followers not to be close minded in the sense of religion, fantasy,
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