Buddhism

The Budda

What is Buddhism?

Buddhism is one of the oldest religions in the world. The Buddha aka Siddharata Gautama taught about Four Noble Truths and The Eightfold Path.
The Story Of Buddha

Higher Power

There is no higher power

Date Founded

C. 520 BCE

Adherents (followers)

360 million people in the world.

Size Ranks

Fourth Largest world religion

Sacred Text

Pali Canon (Tripitaka), numerous Mahayana sultras

Spiritual leaders

The Monk
In Thailand, a Buddhist monk meditating in a hot oil container.

Ultimate Reality

There is none

Major Holidays

Buddhas birthday, Buddhas enlightment, and lunar quaters.

Beliefs

Human Nature: There is no self or soul

Purpose of Life: Theravda- Become an arhat

How they live: Eightfold Path

Eightfold Path

1. Right beliefs

2. Right aspiration

3. Right speech

4. Right conduct

5. Right livelihood

6. Right effort

7. Right Mindfulness

8. Right meditation

My Bio

My name is Briannia Crowe. I'm a 6th grader at Boulter Middle School.