Buddhism is found Siddhartha Gautama. His teachings were spread across Asia. Now its a core belief of one of the most leading religions " Buddhism".
Leadership; Dalai Lama.
Original location/ Beginning; 500 BC India.
Holy Book; Tripitaka. ( Containing rules and info. Procedures for the nuns and monks)
Theravada- It required life devoted to hard work.
Mahayana- Forbidden followers to work for him
Basic Beliefs: Nirvana, Eight fold path, Four noble truths.