||Buddhism is a religion based
on teachings and guidence by Lord Buddha ( Siddharth Gautama ) ,
Meaning of buddha is The person who is Awakened , Lord Buddha
taught and lived in between 6th & 4th Centuaries BCE.
Theravada ( Schools of Elders) & Mahayana ( Great Vehicle) are
two major branches of Buddhism. Srilanka & South East Asia has
Theravada Buddhism widely spreded religion and Mahayana Buddhism
is spred in East Asia.
There are 350 to 500 million followers of Buddhism in whole
Lord Buddha (
Siddharth Gautam ) was prince of Shakya dynasty who was born at
Lumbini, Buddhism is major religion in countries like Sri Lanka,
China , Korea, Japan and Southeast Asia.
Buddhism's main objective is to end the suffering of cyclic
existence by awakening a being to realisation of Truth &
achievement of libration, As per Buddhist Doctrine there is only
one way to reach destination of reality that one has to purify
the mind & heart and also train them as per laws of Karma to
purify the soul. Buddhism has five perceptions, Eightfold Path,
& 4 Noble Truths.