Buddhism

India

Buddhism lifestyle

Buddhism is a religion indigenous to the Indian subcontinent that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and practices largely based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, who is commonly known as the Buddha, meaning "the awakened one".

Buddha means "awakened one" or "the enlightened one." "Buddha" is also used as a title for the first awakened being in an era.Gautama Buddha, also known as

Siddhartha Gautama. The times of Gautama's birth and death are uncertain: most historians in the early 20th century dated his lifetime as circa 563 BCE to 483 BCE.

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The four noble truths were the Buddhist people solution

Hinduism was the main belief system in India

The holy text for Hinduism is the Vedas

Animism belief that there should be a great love and respect for nature.

Animism had no god but they believe in nature

Confucianism was based on the teaching of Confucius, for whom it is named after.

It is the cornerstone of traditional Chinese culture as well as a complete ideological system created by Confucius, based on the traditional culture of the Xia, Shang and Zhou Dynasties. It has dominated a feudal society that in essence has lasted 2000 years and for that reason its influence over the history, social structure and the people of China cannot be overlooked.

Yin and Yang is a common symbol seen throughout the world today. This is used to show all balance (good and evil).

This is a painting of Jesus Christ. He will later have a religion named after him called Christianity

Christians believe Jesus suffered, died, was buried, and was resurrected from the dead in order to grant eternal life to those who believe in him and trust in him for the remission of their sins

Christianity is the most common religion in the U.S today.

This is the holy city of Mecca. The main religion here is the Islamic faith. Islam is a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an, a book considered by its adherents to be the verbatim word of God.

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