Gautama Buddha


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Gautama Buddha founder of Buddhism; worshipped as a god (c 563-483 BC)
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In literature:

In this discourse, we undoubtedly have the ideal Buddhist, if not Gautama Buddha himself.
"Thus Spake Zarathustra A Book for All and None" by Friedrich Nietzsche
Buddha, n. Gautama Siddartha, Sakya Sinha.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
One of the designations of the Buddha was Shamana-Gautama.
"The Religions of Japan" by William Elliot Griffis
Gautama Buddha taught that everything corporeal is material and therefore impermanent.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1" by Various
Gautama Buddha, Sakya Muni, has ennobled the whole human race.
"The Life of Buddha and Its Lessons" by H.S. Olcott
The fourteenth Tirthakar, Anantnath, is especially revered by the people because he is identified with Gautama Buddha.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India--Volume I (of IV)" by R.V. Russell
The observances of the phungyis are almost austere, but the teaching that Gautama Buddha passed to the laity was less so.
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah" by William G. Burn Murdoch
Gautama Buddha was human-born.
"Avatâras" by Annie Besant
Gautama Buddha, who was born in a Royal family in India about 2,500 years ago.
"The Buddhist Catechism" by Henry S. Olcott
Later, about 500 years before Christ, when Gautama Buddha developed his ethical philosophy of life, new hope came {167} into the world.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar

In science:

For example, in the sixth century BCE, Gautama Buddha taught that ‘a period of time’ is a purely conventional notion, time and space exist only in relation to our experience, and the universe is eternal.
Singularity Resolution in Loop Quantum Cosmology: A Brief Overview