Gautama Buddha

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Noun1.Gautama Buddha - founder of BuddhismGautama Buddha - founder of Buddhism; worshipped as a god (c 563-483 BC)
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TsemRinpoche.com features some of the most powerful teachings of Buddha Shakyamuni, that help people in enhancing their relationships, and add meaning to their lives.
It is believed that in this month and especially on full moon day is when Shakyamuni Buddha took birth, achieved enlightenment and 'parinirvana' (death).
(10) The same stylistic profile is shown by various superb Kashmir "bronzes", for example the adoring figures at the pedestal of a seated Shakyamuni in the Los Angeles Norton Simon Foundation museum dated to around 700 (figure 14).
The Gandharan civilisation, which lasted from the 6th century BC to 5th century AD is credited with creating the first carved images of Shakyamuni Buddha in stone, stucco, terra-cotta, and bronze, most of which were enshrined in monasteries and stupas in the region.
'Super beautiful country' is how Constantino described Bhutan, particularly after seeing the Buddha Dordenma, a gigantic statue of Shakyamuni Buddha, made of bronze and gilded in gold, located in the mountains.
The sculpture titled 'Buddha Shakyamuni,' over three and a half meters high and almost two tons heavy will be the main highlight at the 'Next Stop Nirvana - Approaches to Buddhism' exhibition in Zurich from 12th of this month to 31st of March next year.
Titled 'Buddha Shakyamuni,' over three and a half meters high and almost two tons heavy sculpture will be the main highlight at the 'Next Stop Nirvana - Approaches to Buddhism' exhibit in Zurich from 12 December 2018 to 31 March 2019.
The sculpture 'Buddha Shakyamuni', which is over three and a half meter high and almost two tons heavy, will be the main highlight at the 'Next Stop Nirvana - Approaches to Buddhism' exhibit in Zurich from Dec 12 to March 31, according to an official statement issued here on Wednesday.
In the city, the main congregations were held at Kamalapur Dharmarazik Buddhist Temple, International Buddhist Temple in Badda, Shakyamuni Buddhist Temple, Ashulia Buddhist Temple, Bangladesh Buddho Mohabihar and Budhignana Bhabona Kendra in Ashulia.
Caption: Shakyamuni Buddha with Avadana legend scenes, Tibet, 19th century, pigment on cloth, 33 5/8 x 22 1/4".
Ambassador of the Nepal informed that the day of the full moon in the month of Baishakh has been special occasion in Nepal being the birth day Shakyamuni Gautama Buddha.
The walk was held to commemorate the 2562nd birth anniversary of Shakyamuni Gautam Buddha Founder of Buddhism in the world.