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  • Buddhism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhism Buddhism / ˈ b u d ɪ z əm / [1] [2] is a nontheistic religion [note 1] [3] or philosophy (Sanskrit: धर्म dharma; Pali: धम्म dhamma) that ...
  • Buddhism Basic Beliefs and Teachings

    buddhism.about.com/od/basicbuddhistteachings/a/basicshub.htm There's more to Buddhism than shaving one's head and being blissful. Here is an introduction to Buddhism for beginners.
  • Buddhism - ReligionFacts

    www.religionfacts.com/buddhism Buddhism began in India 2,500 years ago and remains the dominant world religion in the East. There are over 360 million followers of Buddhism worldwide and over a ...
    • A Basic Buddhism Guide: 5 Minute Introduction

      www.buddhanet.net/e-learning/5minbud.htm • What is Buddhism? Buddhism is a religion to about 300 million people around the world. The word comes from 'budhi', 'to awaken'.
    • Basics of Buddhism - PBS

      www.pbs.org/edens/thailand/buddhism.htm Buddhism: An Introduction. Buddhism is a major global religion with a complex history and system of beliefs. The following is intended only to introduce ...
    • About Buddhism

      www.aboutbuddhism.org About Buddhism. Welcome to About Buddhism. Here you will find some information on Buddhism to help you gain a basic understanding of this ancient religion and philosophy.
    • The religion of Buddhism - Religious Tolerance - Buddhism

      www.religioustolerance.org/buddhism.htm Background: Buddhism currently has about 376 million followers and is generally listed as the world's fourth largest religion after Christianity, Islam and Hinduism
    • What is Buddhism? | The Buddhist Centre

      thebuddhistcentre.com/buddhism Buddhism is a path of practice and spiritual development leading to Insight into the true nature of reality. Buddhist practices like meditation are means of changing ...
    • Buddhism | religion | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/topic/Buddhism Buddhism, religion and philosophy that developed from the teachings of the Buddha (Sanskrit: “awakened one”), a teacher who lived in northern India between the ...
    • About Buddhism: History, Teachings, and More

      buddhism.about.com Find out more about Buddhism's origins, doctrines, and the distinctive features of its major schools to understand how Buddhism impacts our world.