But the Buddha condemned both extreme luxury and extreme poverty as obstacles to enlightenment.
Religious reformers like the Buddha were also social reformers.
Curious why the Buddha is laughing all the time in some representations?
Very 2009 is its riff on imagination and creativity as the only nourishment that can keep “the begging bowl of the Buddha” full.
He apologizes to Mike, who is sitting there like a serene Buddha.
I procured a good specimen of the ‘Serpent-canopied’ Buddha during my stay in Ceylon.
And the same thing is true of the teachings of Confucius; Buddha and Mahomet.
It was during these months that the Buddha would retire to some monastery and cease from travelling and teaching for a time.
There are ten commandments which Buddha imposes on his disciples.
The followers of Buddha and the Brahmins were in direct conflict.
1680s, from Pali, literally "awakened, enlightened," past participle of budh "to awake, know, perceive," related to Sanskrit bodhati "is awake, observes, understands" (see bid). Title given by his adherents to the man who taught this path, Siddhartha Gautama, also known to them as Sakyamuni "Sage of the Sakyas" (his family clan), who lived in northern India 5c. B.C.E.