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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It has its origins about 2,500 years ago when Siddhartha Gotama, known as the Buddha, was himself awakened (enlightened) at the age of 35.
Sweden, May 16 -- Twenty Six Centuries ago an unprecedented and memorable epoch was dawn in the globe with the Perfect Enlightenment of Siddhartha Gotama Buddha.
Wesak marks the moment when a prince called Siddhartha Gotama sat beneath a bodhi tree 2,500 years ago and saw the 'ways things are'.