Most Historians agree that Buddhism originated in northern India in the 5th century B.C.E. About 2500 years ago, a prince named Siddhartha Guatama. He left his palace and saw a sick man, an old man, a dead man, and a monk. These things the prince saw showed him that he wasn't inescapable from sickness and death. Siddartha spent many years doing religious practices. He realized that there was a higher calling , while he was sitting underneath a fig tree in Bodh Gaya, India.
The Buddhist's are lead The God Buddha. Also Called the Enlightened one.
These symbols represent what Buddhism is all about. Spiritual enlightenment
Correct understanding of human native and ultimate reality
Rejected speculations about such matters as God